Minnesota Vikings

Parent weighs in on Adrian Peterson child abuse case (Credit: CBS 2)

Adrian Peterson Child Abuse Case Rekindles Child Discipline Debate

The child abuse charges surrounding Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson have reignited discussions about child discipline.

09/17/2014

Adrian Peterson (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Vikings Bar Peterson From All Team Activities; RB Could Be Done For Year

Peterson is charged with a felony for using a wooden switch to spank his 4-year-old son and now could miss the rest of the season while the case proceeds through the court system.

09/17/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Silverman: Where’s The Leadership? And Where The Heck Is Goodell?

A week ago, it seemed the world was angry at Roger Goodell because he had botched the Ray Rice decision. That was just the tip of the iceberg.

09/17/2014

Adrian Peterson (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

‘Public Embarrassment': Minnesota Gov. Calls For Peterson’s Suspension

In a statement, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said disciplining “a child to the extent of visible wounds, as has been alleged, should not be tolerated in our state.”

09/16/2014

Gary Sheffield with Boomer & Carton (Photo by Al Dukes/WFAN)

Gary Sheffield On Peterson, Disciplining Kids: ‘Times Are Different’

Retired slugger Gary Sheffield says he never hit his kids with a tree branch, but he would threaten them with a belt if necessary.

09/16/2014

Adrian Peterson (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Adrian Peterson Scandal Prompts Radisson To Suspend Vikings Sponsorship

In a statement, Radisson said it “takes this matter very seriously particularly in light of our long-standing commitment to the protection of children.”

09/16/2014

Adrian Peterson (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Peterson Scandal Gets Even Uglier

Another day, another edition of the Morning Extravaganza that began with a conversation on the ugly side of the NFL, or I guess you could say the ugly side of society.

WFAN–09/16/2014

Adrian Peterson (Photo Tom Lynn /Getty Images)

Report: Adrian Peterson Accused Of Injuring Another Young Son During Discipline

The 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.

09/15/2014

Jim Rome and Charles Barkley (Credit: CBS)

WATCH: Charles Barkley Defends Adrian Peterson In Child Abuse Case

“Every black parent in my neighborhood in the south would be in trouble or in jail under those circumstances … We called it ‘spanking’ or ‘whipping’ our kids.”

09/15/2014

Adrian Peterson (Photo by Harry Engels/Getty Images), Roger Goodell (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images), Ray Rice (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Palladino: Worst Week Could Prove NFL Bulletproof

Domestic violence, child abuse, health issues and a potential cover-up. There is enough to damage the NFL. What we’ll find out is exactly how much it can withstand.

09/15/2014

Adrian Peterson (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Adrian Peterson, Listen Up!

After taking a call from a fella named Eddie, who thinks Adrian Peterson deserves a pass with regards to his arrest on injuring a child, citing his own upbringing, Boomer and Craig sounded off.

WFAN–09/15/2014

Adrian Peterson on October 13, 2013. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Jerry’s Update, Adrian Peterson’s Unacceptable Behavior

In addition to all of the on-field action, Boomer and Craig offered up their take on Adrian Peterson after the Vikings running back was arrested and charged with injury to a child.

WFAN–09/15/2014

Adrian Peterson on October 13, 2013. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Attorney: Vikings’ Adrian Peterson Indicted On Child Abuse Charge

The attorney for Adrian Peterson said Friday night the Minnesota Vikings star running back has been indicted by a Texas grand jury on a charge of child abuse.

09/12/2014

Sharrif Floyd #95 of the Minnesota Vikings runs a drill during a rookie minicamp on May 3, 2013 at Winter Park in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Sharrif Floyd Looks To Continue Vikings Tradition Of Good Defensive Tackles

The Minnesota Vikings have a long tradition of having very good defensive tackles. They drafted Sharrif Floyd in the first round of the 2013 draft in hopes that he can continue the trend.

08/22/2014

Blake Bortles (Photo Credit: John Konstantaras)

5 Worst Teams In NFL Heading Into 2014 Season

Let’s take a look at who the five worst teams will be heading into the 2014 NFL season.

08/19/2014

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