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NFL Reinstates Adrian Peterson
The NFL is reinstating Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
The league announced that he will become an active NFL player again effective Friday and may participate in all scheduled team activities.
Peterson had been suspended since pleading no contest last November to child-abuse charges i…
Adrian Peterson Close To Returning To NFL
A federal judge is overturning the appeal ruling against suspended Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
The former NFL MVP was suspended in November after pleading no contest to child abuse charges for disciplining his four-year-old son with a tree branch last May...
Adrian Peterson Suspended For Rest Of The Year
The NFL has suspended Adrian Peterson without pay for at least the rest of the season. The league added it informed the Minnesota Vikings running back he will not be considered for reinstatement before April 15 for violating the NFL personal conduct policy...
Adrian Peterson Pleads Guilty In Child Abuse Case
Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson will avoid jail time after reaching a plea agreement in his child abuse case.
A judge agreed to the plea deal during a hearing Tuesday in Conroe, 40 miles north of Houston.
Peterson was indicted in September for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old …
Another NFL Player Accused Of Domestic Violence
Dallas Cowboys defensive back C.J. Spillman is being accused of sexual assault.
Police say Spillman is under investigation for an incident that took place September 20th at the Cowboys' official hotel in Grapevine, Texas. The alleged attack on a woman came just a day after NFL commissioner Roger Good…
Goodell Outlines New Policies To Combat Domestic Violence
The NFL is taking new steps to help combat domestic violence and sexual assault.
In his first public comments since early last week, commissioner Roger Goodell outlined today the league's updated policies that will require all NFL team personnel and staff to undergo prevention training starting …
Greg Hardy Takes Voluntary Leave Of Absence
Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy is taking a voluntary leave of absence from the team.
General Manager Dave Gettleman says Hardy has agreed to be placed on the exempt list as his domestic violence case plays out.  Hardy is awaiting a November jury trial after appealing a judge's g…
Adrian Peterson On Exempt List
Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf says team officials made a mistake by activating star running back Adrian Peterson. Wilf said this morning that it's important to listen to the team's fans and sponsors. Wilf added Peterson will be away from the team and focused on his personal situation..…
Anheuser-Bush “Disappointed” With The NFL
In another indication of the hit to the NFL’s reputation, major sponsor Anheuser-Busch is expressing concern over the league’s handling of the recent domestic violence and child abuse charges facing active players.
Adrian Peterson Back On The Field
Running back Adrian Peterson is being reinstated by the Minnesota Vikings. The team says the former NFL MVP will fully practice this week and play Sunday against New Orleans.
Peterson was deactivated for Sunday's loss to New England after being indicted late last week on charges of reckless or n…

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