Adrian Peterson

GREEN BAY, WI - JANUARY 05:  Running back Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings runs the ball against the Green Bay Packers in the second quarter during the NFC Wild Card Playoff game at Lambeau Field on January 5, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Vikings Have Had ‘Open Dialogue’ With Peterson

The Minnesota Vikings have been trying to take advantage of their opportunity to communicate with Adrian Peterson.

97.1 The Ticket–03/03/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 09: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings during opening day against Jacksonville Jaguars on September 9, 2012 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Vikings defeated the Jaguars 26-23 in overtime. (Photo by Andy King/Getty Images)

Judge Rules For Peterson, Paving Way For Reinstatement

A federal judge has cleared the way for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson to be reinstated, ruling that an NFL arbitrator “failed to meet his duty” in a child abuse case that shook the league.

97.1 The Ticket–02/26/2015

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Vikings GM: We ‘Expect’ Adrian Peterson To Be Part Of Team

The Minnesota Vikings haven’t wavered with their public stance since the season ended: They want Adrian Peterson to return.

97.1 The Ticket–02/19/2015

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 21: Quarterback Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots calls a play against the New York Jets during a game at MetLife Stadium on December 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

10 Bold Sports Predictions For 2015

As 2014 comes to a close, CBS Local Sports is looking forward to 2015 – where there’s hope for many sports possibilities and surprises in the new year.


CONROE, TX - NOVEMBER 04: Defense attorney Rusty Hardin, (L) and NFL running back Adrian Peterson of the of the Minnesota Vikings address the media after Peterson plead 'no contest' to a lesser misdemeanor charge of reckless assault on November 4, 2014 in Conroe, Texas. Peterson's plea to the Class A misdemeanor comes with two years of deferred adjudication. Peterson also received a $4,000 fine and 80 hours of required community service. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Peterson’s Future With Vikings Dims Further

The Minnesota Vikings were already going to face a difficult decision this winter about Adrian Peterson, with the star running back turning 30 next year.

97.1 The Ticket–11/19/2014

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NFL Suspends Peterson For At Least Rest Of Season

The NFL has suspended Adrian Peterson without pay for at least the rest of the season.

97.1 The Ticket–11/18/2014

CONROE, TX - OCTOBER 08: NFL player Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings waits with his wife Ashley Brown during a court appearance at the Lee G. Alworth Building and the Montgomery County 9th District Court on October 8, 2014 in Conroe, Texas. Petersen is facing charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child. (Photo by David J. Phillip-Pool/Getty Images)

Vikings Teammates Say They’d Welcome Peterson Back

Adrian Peterson has been away from the Minnesota Vikings for almost two months.

97.1 The Ticket–11/05/2014

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)

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