The rumors are becoming more evident that the Vikings will have another Monday night season opener, and it's against the Saints for the 2nd time in 3 years.

Adding more interesting to the rumor, which will be announced officially later today, the Saints have had a visit from Adrian Peterson to join the team for the 2017 season. This report coming from The Times-Picayune in New Orleans.


And just a few minutes later, Ben Goessling, an ESPN reporter who covers the Vikings, tweets:

The NFL Network will be announcing all 32 of the team's schedules tonight at 7 pm (CST), according to, where we'll find out if we are graced with a spotlight Monday night game in prime time.

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