Adrian Peterson told ESPN he has "considered retiring from the NFL."
Appeals officer Harold Henderson has upheld Adrian Peterson's suspension.
ESPN's Chris Mortensen reports that even if Adrian Peterson wins his appeal, there's "little belief" he plays again this season.
Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio reports the NFLPA and the NFL could still reach a settlement regarding Adrian Peterson's appeal of a season-ending suspension.
Sports Illustrated's Peter King reports Adrian Peterson is "likely (but not certain) to be reinstated next week."
According to FOX Sports, the NFLPA isn't confident they'll win their appeal of the Adrian Peterson ruling.
Coach Mike Zimmer made it clear Adrian Peterson will be a Viking when or if he's reinstated from suspension.
CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora would be "surprised" if Adrian Peterson played football this season.
Adrian Peterson's suspension appeal hearing has been scheduled for December 2.
Adrian Peterson admitted "maybe it's best for me to get a fresh start somewhere else" in 2015.
Independent arbitrator Shyam Das has ruled the NFL can keep Adrian Peterson on the exempt list.
ESPN's Ed Werder says it's "very possible" Adrian Peterson returns to field Sunday while appealing his suspension.
The NFL has suspended Adrian Peterson without pay for at least the remainder of this season.
A source tells PFT that the Vikings want Adrian Peterson back on the field.