Found October 10, 2013 on NFL Draft Diamonds:

Adrian Peterson rushed for 2097 yards last season after he returned from a horrible knee injury. Peterson has been so amazing this year already that he is on pace to break his record from last year.  In just four games, Peterson has racked up 421 yards averaging 4.6 yards per carry.  Peterson is already 89 […]


Adrian Peterson asks people to stop sharing pictures of wrong son

As we’ve been reporting for the past few days now, Adrian Peterson had a young son pass away on Friday after a savage beating at the hands of the mother’s boyfriend. During the first several hours of the news cycle, there was some confusion among media types about whether the young child in question was Adrian Peterson Jr. Several sports sites and blogs chose to run pictures...

Peterson to play on Sunday despite family tragedy

Tweet Earlier Friday multiple outlets reported that Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson was in South Dakota this week dealing with a tragic family event, which further reports revealed to be the assault of his two-year old son. Peterson returned to practice and briefly addressed the media afterwards: Peterson briefly spoke to the media...

Adrian Peterson misses practice, spotted in South Dakota

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson ended up missing practice for personal reasons, but was spotted Little Coalinga Bar and Grill in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, according to Jane Bammert, the owner of the bar and grill says Peterson didn’t say why he was in town. “They didn’t offer, and I didn’t ask,” Bammert said. The Vikings stated on Thursday that Peterson...

Report: Adrian Peterson's son in critical condition

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. --A son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is in critical condition after an alleged beating in Sioux Falls, S.D. While Peterson asked for privacy and not to be asked about the incident, his father, Nelson, confirmed to the Pioneer Press that the 2-year-old was his grandson. Peterson, last season's NFL MVP, was absent from practice Thursday...

Adrian Peterson Dealing With Tragic Situation In South Dakota

Adrian Peterson will most likely play Sunday against the Panthers with a heavy heart. Pro Football Talk via Stu Whitney is reporting that the Viking star is in South Dakota dealing with a tragic family situation involving a young family member. I'm hearing that Vikings star Adrian Peterson is in Sioux Falls today due to very serious medical issue involving family member. ...

Adrian Peterson’s toddler son tragically beaten to death

Ballertainment Son of Adrian Peterson beaten to death by mother’s boyfriend Adrian Peterson has lost his 2-year-old son under violent circumstances. Initial reports from TMZ revealed that the child had been taken to a Sioux Falls, South Dakota hospital after a 911 call was placed from the mother’s apartment. The call reported choking, but examination at the hospital revealed...

Adrian Peterson is dealing with a very tragic situation

The Vikings running back is dealing with a very tragic situation in Sioux Falls. According to several reports a young family member (reports say a 2 year old) was beaten by an adult and is in critical conditions. @stuwhitney: Adrian Peterson is still in Sioux Falls, dealing with medical issue involving young family member that […]

Report: Adrian Peterson’s 2-Year-Old Son Severely Beaten By Moms BF

When dealing with the sports media and the information you sometimes seek, you have to be careful.  With that being said this is simply a report and the details can’t all be confirmed at this time. TMZ is reporting that Adrian Peterson’s two year old son is currently in critical condition in a South Dakota hospital, after he was allegedly severely beaten by the man dating the...

Adrian Peterson will play Sunday, asks for privacy with alleged incident involving son

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson said on Friday that he fully expects to play against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. Peterson has been dealing with what sounds like a family tragedy over the past couple of days, as his 2-year-old son was reportedly beaten by the boyfriend of the child’s mother and is in […]

Report: Peterson's son in critical condition

A son of Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson is in critical condition after an alleged beating in Sioux Falls, S.D., Peterson's father Nelson has confirmed to the Pioneer Press.

Christian Ponder: Vikings QB situation is ‘disappointing and frustrating’

Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder is not happy with his new situation in Minnesota. Ponder has been cleared to play Sunday against the Carolina Panthers, but said the coaches have told him he won’t be starting. “Some of the dynamics of this organization have changed obviously with brining in Josh [Freeman],” Ponder said via “I would be lying if I didn’t...

Report surfaces that says Adrian Peterson’s son has died

Horrible news, but Chip Scoggins of the Minnesota Star Tribune is reporting that Adrian Peterson’s two year old son has died. @chipscoggins: Adrian Peterson’s son has died according to police. This is a sad day, please pray for Adrian and his family.


Peterson plans to play in the Vikings game this weekend amid news of losing his son in a deadly case of child abuse. Horribly, ADRIAN PETERSON’s 2-year old boy has passed away from injuries sustained in Wednesday’s abusive attack. As facts continue to unfold, Sioux Falls police have the perpetrator in custody: 27-year old Joseph Robert Patterson. Patterson has been charged...

LeBron Sends Condolences To AP

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson suffered a tragic loss today, as his 2-year-old son died after allegedly being beaten by the boyfriend of the boy's mother. Shortly after the news of the death was known, LeBron James offered his condolences to AP through social media. The caption of the Instagram photo reads, "From my family we send our...
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