Change of sceneries

Adrian Peterson, 32, ranks 16th on the NFL's career rushing list. He's the 10th person in that exclusive club to switch teams in his 30s. Here's a look at how the first nine fared in their first season with a new team:

Rank Player New team Age Year Att-Yds-TD

1 Emmitt Smith Cardinals 34 2003 90-256-2

Played one more season, rushing for 937 yards and nine TDs

5 LaDainian Tomlinson Jets 31 2010 219-914-6

Played one more season, rushing for only 280 yards

7 Eric Dickerson Raiders 32 1992 187-729-2

Played the '93 season in Atlanta, rushing for only 91 yards

8 Frank Gore Colts 32 2015 260-967-6

Still active after rushing for 1,025 yards last season

9 Tony Dorsett Broncos 34 1988 181-703-5

Retired after the '88 season

12 Edgerrin James Seahawks 31 2009 46-125-0

Retired after playing only seven games during the '09 season

13 Marcus Allen Chiefs 33 1993 206-764-12

Went on to play four more seasons for the Chiefs

14 Franco Harris Seahawks 34 1984 68-170-0

Retired after the '84 season

15 Thurman Thomas Dolphins 34 2000 28-136-0

Retired after the '00 season

16 Adrian Peterson Saints 32 2017 —

Other notables

21 O.J. Simpson 49ers 31 1978 161-593-1

Played one more season, rushing for 460 yards

35 Earl Campbell Saints 30 1985 158-643-1

Traded to New Orleans during '84 season, retired after '85

MARK CRAIG