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Vikings: Peterson’s appeal denied, suspension uphled

December 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

An arbiter on Friday denied an appeal by Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, assuring his NFL suspension will keep him out the remainder of this season.
The decision by Harold Henderson, a former NFL official who was appointed by the league to hea…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Peterson to resume career ASAP

November 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Adrian Peterson’s attorney said Wednesday his client made a mistake using a switch to discipline his 4-year-old son but has accepted responsibility for unintentionally injuring the boy and hopes the NFL and public will forgive h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Peterson to resume career ASAP

November 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Adrian Peterson’s attorney said Wednesday his client made a mistake using a switch to discipline his 4-year-old son but has accepted responsibility for unintentionally injuring the boy and hopes the NFL and public will forgive h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Peterson pleads no contest, avoids jail

November 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

CONROE, Texas — Vikings star Adrian Peterson on Tuesday pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor assault charge and avoided jail, ending his legal troubles in Texas and turning his attention to NFL headquarters in New York.
Teammates are eager to welco…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Peterson pleads no contest, avoids jail

November 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

CONROE, Texas — Vikings star Adrian Peterson on Tuesday pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor assault charge and avoided jail, ending his legal troubles in Texas and turning his attention to NFL headquarters in New York.
Teammates are eager to welco…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Minnesota Gov. calls for Peterson suspension

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

One of the biggest Vikings fans in the state of Minnesota, governor Mark Dayton, called for the franchise to suspend running back Adrian Peterson.
“It is an awful situation,” said Dayton in a statement. “Yes, Mr. Peterson is entitled to due pr…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Patriots beat Minnesota, Vikings offer no excuses for loss

September 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel said he was “shocked’’ by Friday’s news on Adrian Peterson. Wide receiver Cordarelle Patterson called it “surprising.’’

Two days later, though, nobody on the Vikings was using the star r…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Patriots beat Minnesota, Vikings offer no excuses for loss

September 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel said he was “shocked’’ by Friday’s news on Adrian Peterson. Wide receiver Cordarelle Patterson called it “surprising.’’

Two days later, though, nobody on the Vikings was using the star r…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Service held to mourn slain son of football star

October 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — About 100 people turned out at a Sioux Falls church to mourn the slain son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, hours after a judge increased bond for the man accused in the 2-year-old’s death.

About a dozen fami…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

SD man indicted in death of Adrian Peterson’s son

October 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Dirk Lammers

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota man accused in the death of the young son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been indicted on second-degree murder and manslaughter charges, prosecutors said Monday.

Joseph …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com