Adrian Peterson

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Tom Brady’s Appeal Hearing Set To Begin

When Tom Brady’s appeal hearing kicks off Tuesday, key arguments will be about who ordered his four-game suspension and whether science supports the league’s findings about deflated footballs.

06/23/2015

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.

12/24/2014

Commissioner Roger Goodell holds a press conference on October 8, 2014 in New York City. Goodell addressed the media at the conclusion of the annual Fall league meeting in the wake of a string of high-profile incidents, including the domestic violence case of Ray Rice. (Source: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NFL Owners Approve New Personal Conduct Policy

NFL owners unanimously approved changes to the league personal conduct policy Wednesday, but Commissioner Roger Goodell will retain authority to rule on appeals.

12/10/2014

22. Minnesota Vikings (1-1)

Vikings’ Adrian Peterson Suspended For Rest Of Season

The NFL has suspend Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson without pay for at least remainder of season.

11/18/2014

NFL player Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings walks to a court appearance at the Montgomery County municipal building in Conroe, Texas. (Source: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Vikings’ Peterson Avoids Jail Time With Plea Deal

Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson avoided jail time on Tuesday in a plea agreement reached with prosecutors to resolve his child abuse case.

11/04/2014

Minnesota Vikings running back, Adrian Peterson attends the Miami Heat game against the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center March 4, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Source: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Peterson To Plead Not Guilty To Child Abuse Charge

A spokeswoman for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson’s attorney said Tuesday the NFL player plans to plead not guilty to a child abuse charge during his first court appearance in Texas since his indictment last month.

10/07/2014

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Cardinals’ Dwyer Pleads Not Guilty To Hitting Wife

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer pleaded not guilty on Monday to aggravated assault after being accused of assaulting his wife during two arguments at their Phoenix apartment.

10/06/2014

National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a press conference on September 19, 2014 inside the New York Hilton Midtown in New York City. (Source: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Roger Goodell Visits Domestic Violence Hotline Center

Facing criticism about the handling of recent abuse cases, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell spent three hours Saturday night visiting the headquarters of the National Domestic Violence Hotline and getting an up-close look at the realities victims face.

09/28/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell talks during a press conference at the Hilton Hotel on September 19, 2014 in New York City.  (Source: Elsa/Getty Images)

Goodell Meets 11 Former Players To Discuss NFL Conduct

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and chief assistant Troy Vincent have met with 11 former NFL players to discuss ways to improve the league’s personal conduct policy.

09/23/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a press conference during the NBA Summer League on July 15, 2014 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Source: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Silver: NBA Will Review Domestic Violence Policies

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Monday his league will “take a fresh look” at its domestic violence procedures in the wake of the NFL’s rash of incidents.

09/22/2014

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