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Fantasy: Adrian Peterson - Normal Rules Do Not Apply

Fantasy: Adrian Peterson - Normal Rules Do Not Apply

by Kyu Ho Lee

Last Thursday, the NFL announced Adrian Peterson’s reinstatement. The Minnesota Vikings immediately released a statement confirming Peterson’s status. https://twitter.com/nflnetwork/status/588765968379219968 Peterson has had a bad year... Read more

Adrian Peterson Reinstated By NFL

Adrian Peterson Reinstated By NFL

by Football News

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will be officially reinstated Friday after being indefinitely suspended in 2014 following his arrest on child endangerment charges, according to NFL.com... Read more

Mike Wallace Traded To Vikings

Mike Wallace Traded To Vikings

by Football News

The Miami Dolphins traded wide receiver Mike Wallace and a seventh-round draft pick to the Minnesota Vikings on Friday in exchange for a fifth-round draft pick, according to ESPN... Read more

Adrian Peterson: Judge Overturns Suspension

Adrian Peterson: Judge Overturns Suspension

by Football News

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had his indefinite suspension overturned by a federal judge on Thursday, according to the Minneapolis Star Tribune... Read more

Adrian Peterson: Remains On Exempt List

by Football News

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will remain on the commissioner's exempt list, effectively ending his season, after arbitrator Shyam Das rejected his grievance Tuesday evening, according to USA Today... Read more

Adrian Peterson: Suspended for Rest of Season

by Football News

The NFL announced Tuesday that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been suspended without pay for at least the remainder of the 2014 season for violating the league's personal conduct policy... Read more

Adrian Peterson: Union Asks For Immediate Reinstatement

by Football News

The NFL Players Association sent a letter to the NFL on Friday calling for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson's immediate reinstatement based on the agreement that placed him on the commissioner's exempt list in Sept., according to ESPN... Read more

Adrian Peterson Makes Plea Bargain

by Football News

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson won't serve jail time after reaching a plea agreement over his felony charge, according to ESPN... Read more

Jocks, Legends, Tycoons and Actors

Jocks, Legends, Tycoons and Actors

by Richard Martin

Sports fans love athletes who excel in more than one sport. During recent decades, that included such pro football luminaries as Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders.  That was a while ago... Read more

Week 4 NFL Good, Bad And Ugly

Week 4 NFL Good, Bad And Ugly

by Richard Martin

Last week we thought we’d figured out a few things. But NFL might as well stand for "Not For Long." The Good. The Packers offense isn’t very good. Right? Wrong. Aaron Rodgers told Packer fans to relax... Read more

Teddy Bridgewater's MRI Reveals No Damage

Teddy Bridgewater's MRI Reveals No Damage

by Jaclyn Driscoll

Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater suffered a sprained ankle in his first career start against the Atlanta Falcons Sunday. Bridgewater’s x-rays and MRI revealed no damage, according to ESPN... Read more

The NFC North's Top 10 Receivers

The NFC North's Top 10 Receivers

by Jaclyn Driscoll

Top 10 lists always seem to be subject for debate. Many factors, including week-to-week performance, tend to shift decisions. However, one position that remains fairly consistent and always of vital importance is wide receiver... Read more

Bridgewater To Start For Vikings With Cassel Out

Bridgewater To Start For Vikings With Cassel Out

by Jaclyn Driscoll

The Minnesota Vikings placed QB Matt Cassel on injured reserve after suffering several bone fractures in his foot during Sunday’s 20-9 loss against the New Orleans Saints... Read more

Draft Stock Watch: Ten Takeaways Week 4

Draft Stock Watch: Ten Takeaways Week 4

by David Seigerman

Only three times in the last 10 NFL Drafts have there been fewer than two defensive players selected among the top 5 picks: * In 2005, Alex Smith, Ronnie Brown, Braylon Edwards, Cedric Benson and Cadillac Williams all went before Adam Jones came off... Read more