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Lions notes: Adrian Peterson signs with Saints

The Lions aren’t quite done with Adrian Peterson yet.

NFL: Green Bay Packers at Minnesota Vikings Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
  • After rumors leaked on Monday, Adrian Peterson made it official and signed a two-year deal with the Saints on Tuesday. The Lions face the Saints in Week 6 of the 2017 season, but the real headline here is that the Saints head to Minnesota to play the Vikings in Week 1 of the season.

  • Our friend Brett Kollmann of the SB Nation Texans blog, Battle Red Blog, has quietly been creating some amazing draft content. His latest, this full first-round mock draft video, is not only a great, thorough piece, but he has the perfect pick for the Detroit Lions at 21. I recommend watching the entire thing, but if you’re just interested in the Lions pick, skip to the 41:28 mark:

  • Many Lions players are seeing the new helmets for the first time during this week’s workouts, and it appears they like them:

  • After announcing his retirement from the NFL, Stephen Tulloch wasted no time in getting back to his humanitarian efforts:

A kid with an opportunity has endless potential.#CapHaïtien#Haiti

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