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Saints exploring possibilities for newly acquired Peterson

METAIRIE, La. (AP) Adrian Peterson is learning what it's like to play in an offense that won't feature him.

Then again, this is exactly what arguably the greatest running back of his generation signed up for when he agreed to play with the New Orleans Saints and prolific passer Drew Brees.

"I think he's looking forward to that," Saints fullback John Kuhn said after Thursday's voluntary offseason practice, the first with veterans that has been open to media this offseason. "Not to put words in his mouth, but everybody in here, especially on the offensive side, realizes that the more weapons that we have, the more explosive we can be.

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NFC South Division
TeamWLTPct
xy-Atlanta 1150.688
Tampa Bay 970.563
New Orleans 790.438
Carolina 6100.375
Full Standings
Leaders
Pass Yds: D. Brees5208
Pass TDs: D. Brees37
Rush Yds: M. Ingram1043
Rush TDs: M. Ingram6
Rec Yds: B. Cooks1173
Rec TDs: M. Thomas9
Int: J. Byrd2
Sacks: C. Jordan7.5
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 6816 (1)
Passing Yards: 5258 (1)
Rushing Yards: 1742 (16)
Points per game: 29.3 (2)
Yards per game: 426.0 (1)
Touchdowns: 55 (2)
Field Goals: 28 (13)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 6006 (27)
Passing Yards: 4593 (31)
Rushing Yards: 1626 (14)
Points per game: 28.4 (31)
Yards per game: 375.4 (27)
Touchdowns: 46 (30)
Field Goals: 32 (26)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
5/22 F. Hightower cut
5/22 B. Harris signed
5/16 J. Thomas signed
5/15 A. Fulwood cut
5/15 A. Gaitor cut
5/15 A. Lauderdale cut
5/15 C. Van Horn cut
5/15 S. Keo cut
5/15 K. Barnes signed
5/15 T. Edmunds signed
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries for this team
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