WASHINGTON — Running back Adrian Peterson confirms Wednesday he will re-sign with the Washington Redskins.

Peterson tells WUSA9 he will be returning in a two-year deal worth $8 million.

"Excited to be back and have the opportunity to play this game that I love for a great city and organization," Peterson said. "For me, the best is yet to come. Stay tuned."

No further details were immediately available.

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