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ADRIAN PETERSON RUMORS

PHOTO: This Vikings fan made the perfect change to his Adrian Peterson jersey

If there’s one good thing that will come out of the whole Adrian Peterson debacle, it’s that at the very least we are more aware of child abuse and hopefully will see some real change. Take this Minnesota Vikings fan for example. He could have easily just threw his old Peterson jersey out, or burned it like some people, but he decided to turn it into something positive: via http...
Via cover32 - Vikings
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Date set for Adrian Peterson’s pre-trial hearing

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will have his pre-trial hearing for felony charges of child abuse on November 4. His actual trial date is set for December 1, but there are rumblings that his lawyer, Rusty Hardin, is trying to move that date up to November 18. Per PFT: In the Peterson case, prosecutors could indeed be looking for a way to work things out.  In addition...
Via Down and Distance
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: NFL could suspend Peterson without conviction

According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson still faces a suspension from the NFL even if he’s not convicted on child abuse charges.  If Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is found not guilty of a felony child abuse charge in Texas, he could still face a personal conduct suspension without pay from the NFL, according to sources...
Via Sportsnaut
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Adrian Peterson could be arrested for drug violation

Isiah Carey of Fox News 26 in Houston is reporting that Vikings RB Adrian Peterson could be arrested again for violating his bond. According to Carey, Montgomery County prosecutors have filed documents to have Peterson arrested after he admitted to using drugs, which would violate his bond conditions. Peterson admitted that he had ‘smoked a little weed’ before submitting his...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Peterson not expected back with Vikings regardless of trial?

This shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise considering all the well publicized questions surrounding running back Adrian Peterson. According to ESPN’s John Clayton, the relationship between Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings is “severed” and the expectation now is that Peterson will be released even if the case is resolved. This information comes from Nick Mensio over...
Via Sportsnaut
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Judge: Adrian Peterson trial date tentatively set for Dec. 1

CONROE, Texas — A Texas judge has tentatively set a Dec. 1 trial date for Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson on a charge of felony child abuse for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son. Judge Kelly Case set the date Wednesday as Peterson made his first court appearance in suburban Houston for the incident that occurred earlier this year. Peterson did not...
Via NESN.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson responds to charity, sex report

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson took to Twitter on Tuesday evening in order to refute allegations that he misused funds from his charity. The All-Pro running back, who is currently away from the team as he awaits trial on child abuse charges, refused to touch on allegations that he committed sexual assault. However briefly it was, Peterson did touch on reports that...
Via Sportsnaut
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson rips media after hotel sex party report

Adrian Peterson’s character was called into further question this week when a report from The Star Tribune detailed some disturbing off-field incidents and information about shady financial records with Peterson’s charitable organization. The Minnesota Vikings running back took to Twitter to address the new report early Tuesday morning. It's SAD how people these days will...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Troubling details emerge about Peterson's private life, charity

The Minnesota Star-Tribune has brought to light some very disturbing details about the personal life of Adrian Peterson.  Often times we believe that athletes are the image that is portrayed in the media or by the teams they are making millions times.  But that is merely a facade and we rarely know what type of person that athlete is when the lights are off and the cameras are...
Via BlackSportsOnline
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Vikings don't see Adrian Peterson in their future

The Minnesota Vikings are reportedly ready to cut ties with running back Adrian Peterson following his indictment on a felony-abuse charge in Texas. The Vikings placed Peterson on the exempt/commissioner’s permission list Wednesday, and it appears they’ve already looking ahead to their next move. According to ESPN’s Chris Mortenson, citing league sources, the team does not...
Via NESN.com
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss
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