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During the slowest time of the NFL season, fans combat their boredom by looking ahead to the draft. This is not the regular draft, but the supplemental draft, set to take place on July 12, and features players whose situations and eligibility have changed since the draft in the spring. This is why Terrelle Pryor [...]
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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson works on strengthening his left knee on Wednesday, May 30, 2012, in Eden Prairie, Minn. (Credit: AP Photo/Genevieve Ross)
Adrian Peterson’s father, Nelson Peterson, says that his son was mistreated by the police and not the perpetrator, when he was arrested and charged with resisting arrest in a Houston bar over the weekend.
Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson has been arrested in Houston on a charge of resisting arrest.
Peterson, who is from Palestine, Texas, remains in a Houston jail on a $1,000 bond, according to information on the Houston Police Department website.
Team spokesman Bob Hagan said Saturday that the Vikings ''are aware of the situation and are gathering more...
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The Minnesota Vikings running back and fantasy beast has gone to Twitter to defend himself after being arrested over the weekend –“A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on,” he wrote on his personal Twitter account. Peterson also urged fans to wait to pass judgment, a fair request, “Thank you for waiting...
Reports are coming in from everywhere that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was arrested in Houston, Texas, early Saturday morning on a misdemeanor charge of resisting arrest. Peterson was released from jail later on Saturday on a $1,000 bond.
Peterson and his group were at a downtown Houston night club at closing time when he was asked to leave by a club bouncer who...
Adrian Peterson, works out for trainer Eric Sugarman during the first day of minicamp, Tuesday, June 19, 2012 (Credit: AP Photo/Jim Mone)
As mentioned Saturday, multiple persons witnessed the events culminating with the arrest of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. Of those multiple persons, a number of them also recorded the incident with their phones.
One of those videos...
Bad news today for Minnesota Vikings fans and potentially for fantasy football owners as profootballtalk.com reported today that star running back Adrian Peterson was arrested in Houston, Texas last night for reportedly resisting arrest.
At this point it is unclear why he was involved with the police at all or had a reason to resist.
This is not the kind of news that fans...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was arrested early Saturday morning and charged with resisting arrest in his offseason hometown of Houston.Peterson, 27, was taken into custody around 2:30 a.m., according to the Houston Chronicle, which first reported the incident. He was in the Houston police department central jail until 10:30 a.m. CT and released...
Sometimes from a mugshot you can tell if a person is high or drunk.
It is always confusing to me when someone is smiling in their mugshot. If you are smiling does that mean you know you did something wrong or you don’t exactly grasp the seriousness of the situation you are in? Are you so out of it, you just cheesing for no reason or is it just instinct to smile when someone...
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was arrested early
Saturday morning and charged with resisting arrest in his offseason
hometown of Houston.
KHOU News 11 reports that Houston police arrested Viking RB Adrian Peterson early this morning for resisting arrest. The reason for his apparent resisting is unknown as the story is still unfolding. As more is known, I’ll continue to update this post so check back as the day progresses.
I wonder if Sheriff Goodell is going to have a field day with this one, or maybe turn a...
Two days after Adrian Peterson's arrest for resisting arrest, it remains unclear what exactly happened leading up to the incident but it is becoming clearer, however, what sort of punishment Peterson may get. Houston Police Department Spokesperson Kese Smith told NFL.com and NFL Network that he would probably end up with a fine because Peterson's charge is a misdemeanor....
According to Jerome Soloman of the Houston Chronicle, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was arrested by Houston police for resisting arrest on Friday night. His bond was set at $1,000.
Once we get more details on what exactly went down, we’ll update this post.
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was arrested early Saturday morning in Houston.
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was arrested early Saturday morning after allegedly pushing an off-duty police officer working security at a Houston club and needed to be restrained by three officers before being charged with misdemeanor resisting arrest