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Vincent: No regrets about Peterson conversations

Troy Vincent said he visited Adrian Peterson at his Texas home, held one of his sons on his lap and offered guidance to open the door toward getting the former NFL MVP back on track and on the field after resolving child abuse charges. But things spiraled out of control and now the NFL's executive vice president for football operations finds his interactions with the Minnesota Vikings...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Vincent has no regrets about conversations with Peterson

Troy Vincent says he visited Adrian Peterson and his wife to offer guidance toward getting the former NFL MVP back on the field after resolving child abuse charges. But things spiraled out of control and now the NFL's executive vice president for football operations finds his interactions with the Minnesota Vikings star at the center of a legal dispute. The NFL Players Association...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson has evidence that NFL exec said he’d only miss two games

NFL running back Adrian Peterson now appears to have all the evidence he needs in his quest to have his suspension lifted. An audio tape released by ABC contains an exchange between Peterson and NFL executive Troy Vincent. The conversation is very interesting to say the least. Per TMZ Sports: Peterson had previously claimed Vincent made the promise, but now — 2 days after an arbitrator...
Via Down and Distance
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Troy Vincent in Hot Water: Tapes Released of Him Telling Peterson He’ll Get 2-Game Suspension

ABC News obtained a phone recording of NFL executive Troy Vincent telling Adrian Peterson that he would only receive a 2-game suspension for his child abuse case. Vincent, Executive Vice President of Football Operations, was previously accused by Peterson and his attorneys that he gave the Vikings running back false information and did not keep his Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson Leaks Audio Tapes of NFL Saying He’ll Be Suspended for 2 Games

ABC’s Good Morning America has released a scathing audio provided by Adrian Peterson that allegedly has former NFL players and current league executive, Troy Vincent, promising Peterson his suspension will only be two games. At his appeal, Peterson claimed Vincent, the league’s executive vice president of operations, had told him the NFL would consider the months he had sat...
Via BlackSportsOnline
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Latest On Adrian Peterson’s Appeal Hearing

Adrian Peterson’s appeal hearing has concluded on Tuesday. He wound up giving a statement in court, but did not testify, according to Ian Rapoport. Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk is reporting that the Harold Henderson has ruled that Troy Vincent must testify in Peterson’s appeal hearing about their conversations. According to Florio, this ruling could set the stage for...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Troy Vincent says he played with six openly gay NFL teammates

Former defensive back Troy Vincent said that during his 15-year NFL career he "played with six openly gay players in the locker room," though he did not offer the names, and added that the individuals were accepted by teammates without issue. Vincent, recently named executive vice president of football operations for the league, said those teammates had not publicly announced their...
Via Fox Sports West
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Troy Vincent Named NFL Executive VP of Football Operations

Former Eagles great Troy Vincent is continuing his ascention up the NFL executive ranks. Troy Vincent named NFL Executive Vice President of Football Operations. Details to follow. — Greg Aiello (@gregaiello) March 19, 2014 Per NFL Communications: Vincent, the head of NFL Player Engagement since 2010, will oversee all aspects of football operations in the league office with a focus...
Via Thacover2
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL homecomings geared toward alumni

Not often is the NFL looked at as a family, what with concussion lawsuits and lockouts. Troy Vincent is trying to change that through the league's player engagement initiatives, including its new ''Legends Program'' and a series of homecomings for former players. It's something the former All-Pro cornerback is passionate about. A one-time president of the NFL Players Association...
Via AP on Fox
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

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