With Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson indicted in connection with one alleged child abuse case and facing investigation regarding a second case, America’s parents have been left asking themselves: Is using corporal punishment on a child too tough?
J.J. Watt wants fans to know, not every NFL player is Adrian Peterson, Ray Rice or Greg Hardy. Some are good guys with good stories. “I think that there are a lot of players in the […]
If the Houston Texans have in place set guidelines for how to discipline players who get in trouble with the law, said players don’t know about it. In light of a recent flurry of player arrests and […]
MINNEAPOLIS (CBS HOUSTON/AP) — Hours after reversing course and benching Adrian Peterson indefinitely, Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf said Wednesday that the team “made a mistake” in bringing back their superstar running back following his […]
After a day of public pressure from angry fans and concerned sponsors, the Minnesota Vikings have reversed course and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt-commissioner’s permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he addresses child abuse charges in Texas.
The NFL’s worst week ever for off-field issues started with the release of the second Ray Rice video that left Commissioner Roger Goodell’s competency and/or integrity in question. The week ended with the indictment and arrest of Adrian Peterson on child abuse charges. With so many issues swirling at once, there is a tendency to judge the entire league as criminals.
Governors, Senators and now major sports apparel brands are all chiming in with their thoughts on how the Minnesota Vikings are handling the Adrian Peterson child abuse case.
Earlier on Tuesday Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton asked the Vikings to not play Adrian Peterson while he goes through the legal process for child abuse charges in Montgomery County Texas. Shortly after that, Senator Al Franken released a statement asking for the Vikings to bench their star.
Nick Wright and John Lopez discuss the latest details in the Adrian Peterson case and the discovery of another incident with another one of his children.
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton wants the Vikings to suspend running back Adrian Peterson after his indictment on alleged child abuse.