Will this contest between NFC North rivals be the first competitive Thursday night game of the season?
So much for the Minnesota Vikings’ plan of Teddy Bridgewater learning behind Matt Cassel.
Adrian Peterson has had the potential to be that rare post-modern NFL running back playing productively into his 30s.
Fans look at sports as a place to learn the value of competition and character.
Johnson’s first reaction was one of sympathy for Peterson.
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.
The Radisson hotel chain said Monday it’s suspending its sponsorship of the Minnesota Vikings after star running back Adrian Peterson was charged with child abuse in Texas.
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.
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.
The Minnesota Vikings will have seven new starters in their base defense this season. The scheme itself is a lot different, too, using more man-to-man coverage, blitzing and disguises than in the past.