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ADRIAN PETERSON RUMORS

Where Will Adrian Peterson Play Next Season?

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was notified this past week that he will be suspended without pay for at least the rest of the 2014 NFL season. Peterson was placed on the commissioners exempt list after being charged with child abuse following Week 1 this season. Peterson accepted a plea deal that many thought would get him back on the field for Week 12. Roger Goodell, feeling...
Via Football Nation
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Vikings Working With NFL To Keep Adrian Peterson Off The Field

  Adrian Peterson’s future is being determined. The Vikings seem to have made up their minds about Adrian Peterson. “According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, Peterson was referring to Vikings general counsel Kevin Warren. Schefter also reports that Warren and the NFL have been working together to ensure that Peterson doesn’t play this season.” [BSO] The post Vikings Working...
Via Geeks and Cleats
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mike Zimmer wants Adrian Peterson to return to Vikings upon reinstatement

Getty Images Running back Adrian Peterson has been suspended by the NFL for the rest of the 2014 season. When Peterson finally does return to the NFL, Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer wants him to do so in Minnesota. “I think Adrian wants to be back here,” Zimmer told ESPN. “You have to ask him. I don’t know. But I know he does have an awful lot of people here who have supported...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cowboys could still pursue Adrian Peterson

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media is reporting that the Dallas Cowboys could pursue Adrian Peterson as a replacement for RB DeMarco Murray next year. Obviously, this is assuming that the Vikings release Peterson following the 2014 season, which is a possibility given his cap figure and age. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that although Peterson has support from the Vikings’ coaches...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Peterson speaks out, doesn't want to be compared to Ray Rice

Outside of the random social media post, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been somewhat quiet since the entire child abuse scandal broke during the summer. And for good reason. Peterson has been on the receiving end of a storm of negativity from the media. He has also been dealing with the legalities that come with being charged with child abuse. That changed...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson: I won’t ever use a switch again

Adrian Peterson says he has learned his lesson and will never use a switch again to discipline one of his children. The Minnesota Vikings running back pleaded no contest to one count of misdemeanor reckless assault committed against one of his sons in a widely publicized case. Peterson has been placed on the commissioner’s exempt...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA appeals Adrian Peterson suspension as 'unlawful'

  The NFL players’ union on Thursday appealed the league’s suspension of Adrian Peterson and demanded an independent, neutral arbitrator hears the case.   In a letter to its player representatives and executive committee obtained by The Associated Press, the NFLPA called commissioner Roger Goodell’s punishment “unprecedented, arbitrary, and unlawful.” The union...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Where will Adrian Peterson play in 2015?

The Adrian Peterson saga returned to the national spotlight with the NFL announcing early Tuesday that the Minnesota Vikings’ All-Pro running...
Via Athlon Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson suspended for remainder of season, will appeal

The NFL announced on Tuesday that Adrian Peterson has been suspended without pay for at least the remainder of the 2014 season. He will not be considered for reinstatement before April 15, 2015. Peterson has three days to appeal the decision, and he reportedly plans to do so. In a letter to Peterson, NFL commissioner...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Pratt has harsh words for Adrian Peterson

The outrage surrounding Adrian Peterson has cooled down, but it may be reheated thanks to the opinion of actor Chris Pratt. Pratt was profiled by GQ for its Men of the Year issue and had plenty to share with writer Drew Magary. Magary decided to turn the cover story into a 41 awesome things about...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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