New Orleans Saints running back Adrian Peterson (28) runs with the ball during training camp in Metairie, La. Peterson is still waiting to show off the renowned physical aspect of his game with his new team because there has been only minimal tackling allowed at Saints training camp so far. Still, he appears healthy and his presence has New Orleans’ offense optimistic about the dynamic he’ll add to an already potent scheme.
New Orleans Saints running back Adrian Peterson (28) runs with the ball during training camp in Metairie, La. Peterson is still waiting to show off the renowned physical aspect of his game with his new team because there has been only minimal tackling allowed at Saints training camp so far. Still, he appears healthy and his presence has New Orleans’ offense optimistic about the dynamic he’ll add to an already potent scheme. Jonathan Bachman AP
New Orleans Saints running back Adrian Peterson (28) runs with the ball during training camp in Metairie, La. Peterson is still waiting to show off the renowned physical aspect of his game with his new team because there has been only minimal tackling allowed at Saints training camp so far. Still, he appears healthy and his presence has New Orleans’ offense optimistic about the dynamic he’ll add to an already potent scheme. Jonathan Bachman AP

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About Brian Allee-Walsh

Brian Allee-Walsh

Brian Allee-Walsh, a longtime Saints reporter based in New Orleans, can be reached at sports@sunherald.com.