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Vikings Order Peterson to Stay Away From All Team Activities
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Vikings Order Peterson to Stay Away From All Team Activities

The Minnesota Vikings have 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, The Associated Press reported. The team made the announcement early... Read »

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Charles Barkley Throws

Charles Barkley Throws "Turrible" First Pitch

NBA Hall of Famer player's performance will live in first-pitch infamy. Read »

3 hours ago
Jeter Hit in Yankees 6-1 Loss to Rays

Jeter Hit in Yankees 6-1 Loss to Rays

Derek Jeter was hit on the arm by a Steve Geltz pitch in the eighth inning of a 6-1 loss to Tampa Bay on Tuesday... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Mets Trounce Marlins 9-1

Mets Trounce Marlins 9-1

The Mets told Wilmer Flores the starting shortstop job is open next year, and the young infielder might just win the... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Nationals Clinch NL East Division Title, Head to Playoffs

Nationals Clinch NL East Division Title, Head to Playoffs

The Washington Nationals are again champions of the NL East, wrapping up their second division title in three years... Read »

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Orioles Clinch AL East With 8-2 Win Over Blue Jays

Orioles Clinch AL East With 8-2 Win Over Blue Jays

The Baltimore Orioles won their first AL East crown since 1997, using home runs by Steve Pearce and Jimmy Paredes to... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Hernandez

Hernandez "Felt Helpless" to Refuse Police Questioning

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez says in a court filing that he felt helpless and concerned... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Ray Rice's NFL Suspension Appealed

Ray Rice's NFL Suspension Appealed

The NFL players' union appealed Ray Rice's indefinite suspension Tuesday night. Rice was originally handed a... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Sponsors Speak Out: Anheuser-Busch Slams NFL

Sponsors Speak Out: Anheuser-Busch Slams NFL

Major sponsors are adding to the chorus of disapproval over the NFL's recent scandals, but the companies are... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Criticism Mounting for Adrian Peterson, Vikings

Criticism Mounting for Adrian Peterson, Vikings

For as long as he's been in the NFL, Adrian Peterson has been one of the most popular and most marketable stars... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Grand Jury to Weigh Charges Against NASCAR's Tony Stewart

Grand Jury to Weigh Charges Against NASCAR's Tony Stewart

A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR star Tony Stewart will face charges in the death of a driver killed during a... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Activists Alter CoverGirl Model to Protest NFL

Activists Alter CoverGirl Model to Protest NFL

As the official beauty partner of the National Football League, CoverGirl recently released a series of ads... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Yankees Eliminated From AL East Race

Yankees Eliminated From AL East Race

The Yankees were eliminated from division-crown contention when Ben Zobrist hit an RBI single with two outs in... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Mets Can't Hold Off Rallying Marlins in 6-5 Loss

Mets Can't Hold Off Rallying Marlins in 6-5 Loss

Jacob deGrom struck out his first eight hitters to match a major league record before Miami finally started... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Radisson Suspends Minnesota Vikings Sponsorship

Radisson Suspends Minnesota Vikings Sponsorship

The Radisson hotel chain is suspending its sponsorship of the Minnesota Vikings after star running back Adrian... Read »

Sep 15, 2014

"Not a Child Abuser": Adrian Peterson Apologizes

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson issued a lengthy statement Monday on the child abuse charges he is... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

An English golfer scored a trip into space by sinking a rare hole-in-one at a tournament on Sunday.

Andy... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Ray Rice to Appeal Suspension: NBC Sports

Ray Rice to Appeal Suspension: NBC Sports

Ray Rice plans to appeal his indefinite suspension by the NFL Monday, according to sources with NBC Sports. Rice... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Jets Blow 18-point Lead, Fall 31-24 to Packers

Jets Blow 18-point Lead, Fall 31-24 to Packers

Once they figured out the New York Jets' running game, the Green Bay Packers set the tone through the air. Read »

Sep 14, 2014
Bears, 49ers Face off at Levi's Stadium

Bears, 49ers Face off at Levi's Stadium

Sunday Night Football on NBC is back as the Bears take on the 49ers in San Francisco’s brand-new Levi Stadium. All... Watch »

Sep 14, 2014
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