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  1. Peterson says 'fresh start' might be bestRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... his plan for relief from... MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Adrian Peterson says he realizes moving on from the Minnesota Vikings might be best for both him and the team. In an interview published Thursday by USA Today, Peterson said he believes the coaches and ...

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  2. Peterson says 'fresh start' might be bestRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    Adrian Peterson says he realizes moving on from the Minnesota Vikings might be best for both him and the team. In an interview published Thursday by USA Today, Peterson said he believes the coaches and players on the team are fully behind him but that feelings in the organization toward him are mixed after he was charged with felony child abuse in Texas for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son.

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  3. Dryden's Den: Week 12 NFL PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | People's Defender

    Thursday: Kansas City at Oakland - The Chiefs are playing very good football. "It ain't pretty" as the saying goes, but it is effective.

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  4. Adrian Peterson: 'Won't ever use a switch again'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sporting News

    "I won't ever use a switch again," the suspended Vikings running back told USA Today in a telephone interview Thursday. "There's different situations where a child needs to be disciplined as far as timeout, taking their toys away, making them take a nap.

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  5. Adrian Peterson: I won't use switch againRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NFL

    ... "maybe it's best" for him to get a fresh start with another team, but he didn't rule out returning to the Minnesota Vikings . "I would love to go back and play in Minnesota to get a feel and just see if my family still feels comfortable there," ...

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  6. Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorialsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Marshall Independent

    Two weeks ago, after a plea bargain melted the felony child-abuse charge against Adrian Peterson to a misdemeanor, we said here that the NFL should allow the Vikings star to return to the field. Instead, the league stalled for two weeks before announcing on Tuesday that Peterson would be suspended for at least the remainder of the season.

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  7. Short takes for Nov. 21Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Marshall Independent

    We're glad to see Republicans in the house lean rural this week when it came to forming House committees. A rural member will chair the committee that handles public construction dollars - a departure from the DFL's leadership the last two years - and added a panel that will focus on jobs in greater Minnesota.

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  8. Peterson on return: 'Somewhere else' may be bestRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | USA Today

    In an exclusive interview with USA TODAY Sports' Tom Pelissero , Adrian Peterson opened up about his future, his son and his relationship with Roger Goodell. Peterson is currently appealing his suspension handed down by Goodell earlier this week, but said when he does come back, he's not sure what team he will be coming back to.

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  9. The last time Minnesota's state football finals were outsideRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The 2014 Prep Bowl will be the first time the event will be played outside at TCF Bank Stadium due to construction of the new Vikings stadium. It will also be the first year since 1981 that all of the state championship games are played in chilly November weather.

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  10. Peterson exclusive: 'I won't ever use a switch again'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... Peterson the football player will be back one day. He's sure of it, even after the NFL suspended the Minnesota Vikings' star running back Tuesday for at least the rest of the 2014 season after his no-contest plea to a misdemeanor reckless assault ...

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  11. Union appeals Adrian Peterson's suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... has said he intended no harm to his son, only discipline. The 2012 NFL MVP played just one game for the Minnesota Vikings this season and was paid part of his $11.75 million during the leave. He will keep the money accrued while on the exempt list. ...

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  12. 5 New York Football Stadiums That Could Have Hosted The Jets-Bills GameRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Lite 98.7

    Following this week's historic lake effect snowfall in Buffalo , the NFL announced that Ralph Wilson Stadium would not be able to host Sunday's Jets-Bills game. The game will be played Monday night in Detroit.

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  13. Minnesota Vikings owners agree to put more money into stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The owners of the Vikings will contribute an additional $647,000 to make changes at the team's new stadium, where work continued this week. The owners of the Minnesota Vikings have agreed to put more money - nearly $650,000 - into the $1 billion Minnesota Multipurpose Stadium.

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  14. Bills-Jets game will be played Monday in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... Ford Field has hosted an NFL game involving two teams other than the Lions. In 2010, the league moved the Minnesota Vikings' home game against the New York Giants to Ford Field after heavy snowstorms collapsed the roof of the Metrodome. The Lions, ...

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  15. Adrian Peterson: a I wona t ever use a switch againaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Adrian Peterson told USA Today that after he saw how much damage he had inflicted on his four-year-old son, he "apologized to him, hugged him and told him that I didn't mean to do this to you and how sorry I was." When Roger Goodell gave Adrian Peterson a season-ending suspension Tuesday, the NFL Commissioner cited the running back's apparent lack of "meaningful remorse" about the beating the Viking gave his 4-year-old son.

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  16. Adrian Peterson Tells USA Today "I Won't Use A Switch Again"Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WDAE-AM Tampa

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson says he has learned his lesson and will never use a switch again to discipline a child. Peterson spoke exclusively with USA Today's Tom Pelissero saying the he was apologetic to his son after the beating occurred.

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  17. Monday at 11PM: Exclusive interview with Teddy BridgewaterRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Teddy Bridgewater is looking for more than open receivers with the Minnesota Vikings. The starting rookie quarterback still needs more warm clothing.

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  18. Rand: Ugly player exits from the Vikings become a trendRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Adrian Peterson went from beloved to, at best, controversial, a fall that clearly ranks him highest among Vikings who flamed on the way out. The nature of pro sports these days is that it's rare for a player to spend an entire career with one team.

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  19. Blount gets warm return to PatriotsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    "It's exciting to have him back," special teams captain Matthew Slater said after the running back signed Thursday. "LeGarrette was a great teammate here last year.

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  20. For Vikings WR Johnson, there's always room for improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    In the NFL, you have to be somebody for a fair amount of time before the team travel director hands over a hotel room that doesn't come with two beds and a roommate. Charles Johnson knew of this professional rite of passage when he checked into the Grand Hyatt in Tampa Bay the afternoon before the Vikings played the Buccaneers on Oct. 26. "I slid my key, walked into my room and it was a king bed suite," Johnson said. 1 comment