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  1. Adrian PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TwinCities

    After Marshall Faulk turned 30, he never made another Pro Bowl and never had another 1,000-yard rushing season. Nevertheless, the hall of fame running back shrugs off what it might mean for Adrian Peterson.

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  2. Deflategate a fitting end to tough season for NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | State Press

    ... there was Ray Rice and the errors made by the league office in handling his punishment. Then there was Adrian Peterson and the swift punishment laid down by Goodell and the Minnesota Vikings. There was Josh Gordon and his multiple failed drug tests ...

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  3. Unworthy scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    'Deflategate' reminds us again why we've come to hate the two-week gap between the league championship games and the Super Bowl. Every year, some silly story fills that sports news vacuum and gets far more attention than it deserves.

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  4. Domestic abuse PSA to air during Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... Ravens player Ray Rice brutally assaulting his then-fiance in an elevator, and Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson facing charges of child abuse. The league has been accused of having a history of brushing off such incidences. In one effort to ...

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  5. Vikings: Adrian Peterson nears 30, but NFL barely noticesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TwinCities

    After Marshall Faulk turned 30, he never made another Pro Bowl and never had another 1,000-yard rushing season. Nevertheless, the hall of fame running back shrugs off what it might mean for Adrian Peterson.

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  6. Super Bowl 2015 ads: Domestic violence addressed in NoMore.org spotRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... Ray Rice in connection with the videotaped beating of his then-fiancee and the suspension of running back Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings for beating his son. Advertisers will spend $4.5 million for a 30-second Super Bowl spot this year, ...

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  7. LT: Chargers should consider star backRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson celebrates after scoring a touchdown in 2012. The Associated Press - LaDainian Tomlinson, for all his great talents as a running back, was perhaps underappreciated for his hardiness while he was playing.

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  8. Chargers should pursue Adrian PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | ESPN

    SAN DIEGO In need of an upgrade at running back, San Diego Chargers general manager Tom Telesco should explore every option this offseason through the draft, trade or free agency. The Chargers called a pass play 63 percent of the time this past season, the 10th-most in the league.

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  9. LaDainian Tomlinson Says Chargers Should Explore Signing Adrian PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | TheVikingAge

    Sep 7, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson looks on during the second half against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome. The Vikings defeated the Rams 34-6.

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  10. VikesCentric: Ranking the Top Vikings Free Agent Targets: 15-11Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... if you exclude his rookie year. The injury issue is of course worrisome. There's no need to project an Adrian Peterson or Jamal Charles-like recovery for him. Ridley was not only injured early in the year, but he may find himself in a situation ...

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  11. NFLPA Says The NFL Can't Mandate Counseling for Adrian PetersonRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Daily Norseman

    Ben Goessling over at ESPN has a good piece on the latest in the Adrian Peterson saga . When we last left our erstwhile Vikings running back, he had been suspended by the NFL until at least April 15th, and had to jump through a bunch of hoops to get back in the good graces of the league before he would be reinstated.

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  12. NFLPA: NFL can't mandate counseling for Adrian PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MSNBC

    When NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell suspended Vikings running back Adrian Peterson last season, he set April 15 as a date to consider Peterson's reinstatement and mandated that Peterson meet with a league-approved psychiatrist for counseling after pleading no contest to a charge of misdemeanor reckless assault on his four-year-old son. On Monday, the NFLPA filed a brief in federal court arguing that Goodell has no power to impose such a condition on Peterson.

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  13. 5 Players Who Will Be Released By Minnesota Vikings In 2015 OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Rant Sports

    With the start of the 2015 offseason, the Minnesota Vikings have an opportunity to catch themselves up in the hunt for the NFC North. Too do that, they're going to have to make a few moves which could mean the end for these five players.

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  14. NFLPA: NFL can't mandate Peterson therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ESPN

    When the NFL suspended Adrian Peterson for the rest of the 2014 season on Nov. 18, commissioner Roger Goodell directed the Minnesota Vikings running back to meet with a league-assigned psychiatrist to design a counseling and therapy program. In a brief it filed in federal court Monday, the NFL Players Association argued that Goodell did not have the power to attach such terms to Peterson's suspension.

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  15. Minnesota Vikings: Don't fall asleep on Jerick McKinnonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NFLSpinZone

    The Minnesota Vikings may not know this yet, but the team has already found their future star running back, Jerick McKinnon. After all the issues surround Adrian Peterson at the start of last season, Minnesota needed someone to step up and answer the call, that player turned out to be McKinnon.

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  16. Patriots Right to Demand Due Process in Deflategate with NFL Discipline HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BleacherReport

    ... is some of the Patriots' game balls were found to be era. Players like Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and others are suspended upon suspicion of wrongdoing purely for optics reasons. Meanwhile, the NFL received the equivalent of a ...

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  17. Union disputes Goodell on AP counseling orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Sports

    The NFL Players Association filed a legal brief saying Commissioner Roger Goodell's requirement that Adrian Peterson attend counseling was unlawful, reports ESPN.com. The union claims Goodell's disciplinary powers don't extend past suspensions, fines and contract terminations to counseling, the report said.

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  18. NFL Donates Super Bowl Air Time to Domestic Violence AdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News Max

    ... Panthers beating his girlfriend; Ray McDonald of the San Francisco 49ers hitting his fiancA e; and Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings physically disciplining his son. The Super Bowl commercial is crafted not to distress viewers and so ...

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  19. UA Branding Expert Says NFL's Image Will RecoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PressReleasePoint

    ... sexual assault, didn't gain traction until the incident with Rice and one involving Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson put domestic violence in the national headlines. But the PSA campaign isn't allowing the league to move forward, Schau says, ...

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  20. Why Minnesota Vikings Must Retain Free Agent Tom JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BleacherReport

    On the Minnesota Vikings ' to-do list this offseason, re-signing free agents is a pretty low priority. The future of star running back Adrian Peterson will be the biggest story, and what happens with him will have a big impact on what the Vikings do in both free agency and in the draft.

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