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Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson lead in 2014 athlete Google searches

The year of 2014 will long be remembered in the sports world. There was the retirement of Derek Jeter, the passing of Tony Gwynn and the return of LeBron James to his beloved Cleveland. Then there was Ray Rice punching his fiancee and Adrian Peterson beating his child with a tree branch. If Google searches are the indicator, those two ugly events will be the lasting memory, according...
Via Awful Announcing
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Adrian Peterson plans to play in 2015

It’s highly unlikely that Adrian Peterson will actually retire from football to pursue his dream of becoming an Olympic sprinter, despite recent reports that were circulating. The Minnesota Vikings running back plans to play in the NFL in 2015, according to a report from Pro Football Talk. Peterson will be filing a lawsuit as soon as Monday in an attempt to secure full reinstatement...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson to consider running in Olympics

Adrian Peterson will not be playing football again this season, and the Minnesota Vikings star claims he has given thought to never suiting up again. In a conversation with ESPN’s Ben Goessling, Peterson said he plans to file a lawsuit against the NFL. And if a potential lawsuit somehow affects his elgibility for reinstatement, AP...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson’s Appeal Denied; Vikings Running Back Remains Suspended

MINNEAPOLIS — An arbiter appointed by the NFL to hear Adrian Peterson’s appeal has ruled that the Minnesota Vikings running back will remain suspended until at least next spring. The decision by Harold Henderson, a former league official, was announced Friday. His ruling upheld the NFL’s decision last month to suspend Peterson without pay for the...
Via NESN.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA responds to denial of Adrian Peterson’s appeal

Shortly after it was announced that NFL’s appeals officer Harold Henderson had upheld the suspension of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, the players association responded with some strong words.  The NFLPA expected this outcome, given the hearing officer’s relationship and financial ties to the NFL. The decision itself ignores the facts, the evidence and the...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson loses appeal hearing

The NFL has denied Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson‘s appeal for his suspension stemming from child abuse charges. This according to league spokesman Greg Aiello: Appeals officer Harold Henderson has affirmed the Adrian Peterson discipline…appeal denied. — Greg Aiello (@gregaiello) December 12, 2014 Peterson was suspended for the remainder of the season by...
Via cover32 - Vikings
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson appeal denied

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who has been away from the team since Week 1 due to a child abuse case, will not suit up for the team again this season. Appeals officer Harold Henderson has affirmed the Adrian Peterson discipline…appeal denied. — Greg Aiello (@gregaiello) December 12, 2014   That much was assured when it was announced Friday afternoon...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson: I’m just now entering the prime of my career

NFL running backs—especially those that are focal points for their respective teams—endure a great deal of physical contact during the course of their careers. They tend to have shorter shelf lives than other players—and must battle wear and tear—with their production beginning to decline in their late 20s, if not before. But don’t tell that to Minnesota Vikings running...
Via The Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson tweet about Ferguson situation

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson probably should refrain from tweeting ever again after his most recent run-in with the social media site. Come on AP, there is nothing good that can come from displaying this message to the masses while the city of Ferguson is almost literally being burnt to the ground in protest following a grand jury decision not to indict Darren...
Via Sportsnaut
27 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
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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