Patrick Peterson re-signs with Vikings

Corner Patrick Peterson re-signs with the Vikings, the team announced Wednesday night. 

Peterson announced on his podcast that he was re-signing with the Vikings. According to the eight-time Pro-Bowler, he spoke to the Bills, Bears, Bucs, Colts, and Commanders before deciding to go back to Minnesota.

Last season, the 31-year-old Peterson started all 13 games in which he appeared and totaled 45 tackles, two tackles for loss, five passes defensed, and one interception he returned 66 yards for a touchdown.

The former LSU Tiger spent the first 10 years of his career with the Arizona Cardinals after being selected fifth overall in the 2011 NFL Draft. Peterson is a member of the 2010-19 All-Decade Team, earned eight Pro Bowl nods (2011-18), and has been selected Associated Press First-Team All-Pro three times (2011 as a returner, ’13, ’15).

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