After rushing for 81 yards on 27 carries over the first month of the season, Peterson was dealt to the Cardinals in exchange for a 2018 conditional sixth-round draft pick.
Cardinals placed RB Adrian Peterson on injured reserve with a neck injury, ending his season.
Peterson's season is over a day after coach Bruce Arians said he wasn't sure whether Peterson would return from the injury he suffered on November 26 against the.
Peterson, 32, still has one year remaining on his contract. "I'm grateful for the opportunity that the Arizona Cardinals have given me to show I can still contribute on an National Football League team".
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Peterson began 2017-18 with the New Orleans Saints before being traded to the Arizona Cardinals on October 10. He finished the season with 529 yards on 156 carries.
Peterson played four games with the to open the season and appeared in six more with Arizona.
Peterson, who missed the past two games, was injured in Week 12 against the Jacksonville Jaguars on November 26. He spent his first 10 seasons in Minnesota, becoming the franchise's all-time leader in rushing yards (11,747) and touchdowns (97). It's also possible Peterson's incredible, Hall of Fame career will quietly end after a final season wearing two foreign uniforms. He topped the century mark again November 5 when he torched the San Francisco 49ers for a season-high 159 yards on the ground.