An arrest warrant is in place for Adrian Peterson and most expect him to turn himself in soon. According to sources the investigation has been quietly going on behind the scenes for a couple months but everything is coming to a head today. A text message conversation between Adrian and his son’s mother has been made public where AP acknowledges what he did to his son after he returned home to his mom. Peterson reportedly had a “whooping room” in the house where he would hit his children! Hit the jump.
Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson has been indicted by a Montgomery County, Texas, grand jury on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child and a warrant has been issued for his arrest. At the moment Peterson is not in custody and there is no word as to when he will turn himself in. His lawyer released a detailed statement regarding the charges. Hit the jump.
This story is not looking good for Adrian Peterson or the NFL as a whole at the moment. There is already enough negative news surrounding the NFL recently that this report about Adrian Peterson just compounds everything. Photos of the injuries that Adrian Peterson allegedly caused to his son have hit the web and we have them for you to see. Is this a case of just a father maybe overreacting with his own child, or something more? According to a new report, the child went back home to his mother and immediately told her that his dad (Adrian) had beaten him with a stick! Hit the jump for the story and photos.
This story is crazy already and it is still early on. Adrian Peterson was indicted for child abuse in North Montgomery, Texas. The indictment is in regards to an alleged incident that involved Peterson and a young boy at his home back in May! Let’s hope this isn’t as bad as it sounds. Hit the jump.
You have to love anyone in the Mayweather family because they will always provide a great soundbite during an interview. This time its Floyd SR speaking on how he feels about Maidana and he doesn’t even think he is a boxer, plus why he is mad as hell at his son for bringing Alex Ariza into the camp for this fight. Hit the jump.
It is no secret that Steve Smith was very unhappy with the Carolina Panthers when they released him earlier this year. He even said blood would be spilled on the field if he ever got the chance to play against them. Just so happens he signed with the Baltimore Ravens and they happen to play the Panthers this season in week 4. After scoring a TD last week against the Bengals it would clearly apparent Smith has not forgotten his hatred towards the Panthers and gave them a warning. Hit the jump.
Chris Brown knows exactly the emotions Ray Rice is feeling these days after dealing with his own domestic situation with Rihanna back in 2009. He gave some words of advice for how Ray should handle things from here and reveals some things about himself as well.
This was a very scary site to see last night. Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton was drilled in the face by a high speed pitch that hit just about his cheek bone. You can actually hear the impact when you watch the video. Stanton had to leave by ambulance and his season is likely over which is really sad considering he was legit in contention to win National league MVP. Hope he gets well soon. Hit the jump.
Tony Stewart may be in trouble after all, thanks to a “new” version of the video that showed him running over Kevin Ward Jr and killing him during a race last month in upstate, NY. According to reports this video is much more enhanced than the previous and has given the district attorney clear evidence to make a ruling. Unfortunately no one seems to know if the evidence totally clears Stewart or indicates he may of done something on purpose. I still truly believe it was an accident, but you can’t argue with video if it proves something else. The District attorney has scheduled a conference for next week to speak on what he found. Hit the jump.