Adrian Peterson

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

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman speaks during the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at the Wells Fargo Center on June 27, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Source: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bettman Says NHL Proactive About Off-Ice Conduct

Amid the NFL’s domestic violence scandals, Gary Bettman says the NHL has been proactive about off-ice conduct.

09/22/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 7: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings looks on from the sideline during a game against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on September 7, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings beat the Rams 34-6. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Vikings Bring Back Peterson Despite Abuse Charge

The Minnesota Vikings have seen the details. They have seen photos of the injuries that Adrian Peterson’s 4-year-old son suffered at the hands of the star running back. They have a history of punishing players who have run into trouble with the law.

09/15/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 7: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings looks on from the sideline during a game against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on September 7, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings beat the Rams 34-6. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Attorney: Adrian Peterson Indicted On Child Abuse

Star player for the Minnesota Vikings, Adrian Peterson, has been indicted by a grand jury in Texas.

09/12/2014

Jeremy Maclin #18 of the Philadelphia Eagles looks to run for yards after the catch in the first quarter against the Houston Texans at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Source: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Top NFL Fantasy Football Sleepers For 2014

The NFL Preseason has entered its final week and rosters around the league are starting to take shape. Teams are beginning to prepare for the regular season which begins on Thursday, September 4 when the defending champion Seattle Seahawks host the Green Bay Packers.

08/25/2014

LeSean McCoy #25 of the Philadelphia Eagles carries the ball in the third quarter against the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field.  (Source: Elsa/Getty Images)

Top 20 NFL Fantasy Running Backs In 2014

NFL training camps are beginning to wrap up as teams continue making their way through the preseason. It’s a time for players and coaches to sharpen their skills in preparation for the upcoming season. It’s also a time for fans to keep track of which players they may want to draft in their fantasy football leagues and which players they want to avoid.

08/14/2014

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