The Vikings made the announcement early Wednesday morning, about a day and a half after initially deciding that Peterson could play with the team while the legal process played out.
The Raiders face a huge disadvantage at the quarterback spot, where rookie Derek Carr is getting the start and must face a New England defense that stepped up in its second game of the season.
When he was drafted by the Houston Oilers in 1985, no-one expected Steve Tasker to last very long in the NFL. He may not have lasted more than one season in Houston, but the minute wide receiver and special teams ace last 12 more with the Buffalo Bills. He knows what it takes overcome adversity, but when it comes to this week’s game on Thursday Night Football, Tasker isn’t sure the Tampa Bay Buccaneers can overcome the strong Atlanta Falcons.
Greg Bedard answers 6 NFL questions on Felger & Massarotti.
Here are your Gold Stars and Penalty Flags for New England’s win against Minnesota.
While Jay Cutler lacks consistency, he is capable of taking over any game and carrying the Bears with his strong arm when he gets on a roll.
The Steelers are a veteran team that should understand how to play in a big game, but they appeared unprepared for their Week Two game with the Baltimore Ravens.
The Chiefs picked it up quite a bit in losing a 24-17 decision at Denver, and that should be encouraging to Andy Reid and quarterback Alex Smith.
A brilliant season ended in disastrous fashion for the Broncos last year when they were hammered unmercifully by the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII.
The 49ers let a 17-0 lead against the Chicago Bears slip away, and while it was not all Colin Kaepernick’s fault, it was clear that he bore quite a bit of responsibility from the look on his face while standing on the sidelines and from a statistical point of view.
A look at the Tom Brady Football Challenge for the Best Buddies Challenge: Hyannis Port throughout the years.
Here’s a glance at what the icons of this generation looked like before they made their way to superstardom in Boston.
With a deep free agent class emerging for the 2014 off-season, it will be interesting to see what moves the Patriots will make after falling short in the AFC Championship Game
A look at which Patriots will be hitting the open market this off-season.
Patriots training camp has begun at Gillette Stadium.
A look at Tedy Bruschi’s 13-year career with the New England Patriots
A look at the New England Patriots’ 2013 off-season moves.