• NFLPA Files Federal Suit in AP Suspension Case

    Monday, Dec 15 at 6:33 PM

    Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The NFL Players' Association has filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis seeking to overturn the suspension of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.

  • Peterson Appeal Denied, WIll Miss 6 Games

    Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has lost his appeal of a six-game suspension stemming from felony child abuse charges in Texas, the league announced on Friday afternoon.

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  • NFLPA Files Grievance for Peterson

    Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The NFL Players' Association (NFLPA) has filed an expedited, non-injury grievance on the behalf of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson asking for his immediate removal from the commissioner's exempt list, it was announced on Monday evening.

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  • Vikings' AP Pleads Not Guilty to Child Abuse

    Conroe, TX (NNCNOW.com) --- Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has pleaded not guilty to a single felony count of injury to a child in Montgomery County, Texas, that according to a report on Tuesday by Bloomberg.

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  • Ex-Bulldog Fontaine Out for NHL Opener

    St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Duluth (UMD) forward Justin Fontaine will miss the Minnesota Wild's season opener and likely be out "a few weeks," according to a report on Wednesday by Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

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  • Vikings' Munnerlyn Comes to AP's Defense

    Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Minnesota Vikings cornerback Captain Munnerlyn came to the defense of running back Adrian Peterson on Wednesday, calling it "not fair at all" the team decided to put him on paid indefinite leave.

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  • Sponsors React to AP Child Abuse Allegations

    Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Several big-name sponsors of the Minnesota Vikings and the NFL are taking steps to distance themselves from the public relations nightmare created by the team reinstating running back Adrian Peterson amid felony child abuse allegations against him.

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  • Franken: Vikings Made "Wrong Decision" on AP

    St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- United States Senator Al Franken has joined the conversation about the decision to reinstate Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson amid allegations of child abuse, calling the situation "bigger than a football game."

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  • Governor Dayton Calls for AP's Suspension

    St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has now entered the ring on the contentious Adrian Peterson situation, calling on the Minnesota Vikings to keep the star running back off the field until allegations against him for child abuse have been resolved.

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