Adrian Peterson

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Running back Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings is taken off the field after being injured during the second quarter of the game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

Top 5 Sports Quotes 10-7-14

“It’s SAD how people these days will believe anything reported by media sources that don’t take the time to be GREAT!!!”

97.1 The Ticket–10/07/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 25: Justin Durant #52 and DeAndre Levy #54 of the Detroit Lions looks to tackle Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings in the fourth quarter on September 25, 2011 at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Lions defeated the Vikings 26-23. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Vikings Reconsider, Put Peterson On Paid Leave

Adrian Peterson has had the potential to be that rare post-modern NFL running back playing productively into his 30s.

97.1 The Ticket–09/18/2014

GREEN BAY, WI - NOVEMBER 24: A.J. Hawk #50 of the Green Bay Packers hits Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field on November 24, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Vikings and the Packers tied 26-26 after overtime. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Peterson Exiled Because of Money, Not Morality [BLOG]

Fans look at sports as a place to learn the value of competition and character.

97.1 The Ticket–09/17/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 14:  Colin Cole #91 of the Carolina Panthers tackles Reggie Bush #21 of the Detroit Lions during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Bush Revisits Comments On Child Discipline, Says Original Remarks Taken Out Of Context

With Stoney and Bill of 97.1 The Ticket, Bush talked about the type of punishment he experienced as a child.

CBS Detroit–09/17/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 14:  Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions tosses his gloves to a fan after a loss to the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Calvin Johnson Weighs In On Adrian Peterson Situation, Discipline Of Children [VIDEO]

Johnson’s first reaction was one of sympathy for Peterson.

CBS Detroit–09/17/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Running back Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings is taken off the field after being injured during the second quarter of the game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

Vikings Bar Peterson From All Team Activities

After a day of public pressure from angry fans and concerned sponsors, the Minnesota Vikings have reversed course and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt-commissioner’s permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he addresses child abuse charges in Texas.

97.1 The Ticket–09/17/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 14: Reggie Bush #21 of the Detroit Lions runs the ball against the Carolina Panthers in the 3rd quarter during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Reggie Bush Tells WFAN He Would Consider Using Switch To Discipline Daughter, Then Clarifies

“Whatever discipline I give her, it’s always out of love, and it’s always because I want the best for her,” Bush said.

CBS Detroit–09/16/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 7: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings looks to get past a member of the St. Louis Rams defense at the Edward Jones Dome on September 7, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Adrian Peterson’s Statement On Child Abuse Charges

My attorney has asked me not to discuss the facts of my pending case. I hope you can respect that request and help me honor it.

97.1 The Ticket–09/15/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 7: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings looks on from the sideline during a game against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on September 7, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings beat the Rams 34-6. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Vikings Reinstate Peterson Despite Abuse Charge

The Minnesota Vikings reinstated star running back Adrian Peterson on Monday, three days after benching him because he was facing a child-abuse charge in Texas for using a wooden switch to spank his 4-year-old son.

97.1 The Ticket–09/15/2014

CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 16:  Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings watches from the sidelines during the game against the Chicago Bears on October 16, 2011 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

ICYMI: Adrian Peterson, Jets’ TO Top NFL Topics

It is not the case that an NFL player is suspended or deactivated because of — or kept around despite — a pending criminal case each and every day. Just seems that way lately.

97.1 The Ticket–09/15/2014

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