Column: Dear Adrian Peterson, Go Away
Charles Barkley is known for his honesty. But sometimes, that can get him in a little bit of trouble.
Minnesota Vikings’ star running back Adrian Peterson was briefly detained in a Texas jail early on Saturday charged with injuring a child.
The Eagles have bigger dreams than ever now that Chip Kelly has taken as coach. And one other thing has gotten bigger in the past 18 months – their mouths.
The dumbest campaign in sports right now is LeSean McCoy’s effort to convince the world that he’s the NFL’s best running back.
Injury leads to opportunity, and there is plenty of it available as we try to replace Rob Gronkowski, Maurice Jones-Drew, Wes Welker and others.
The biggest unknown is still the availability of reigning NFL MVP Adrian Peterson, who sprained his right foot last week against the Ravens.
It was a bad day for Adrian Peterson on Sunday, in more ways than one.
The Giants may not be all the way back, but how they manhandled the once-vaunted Vikings linemen on both sides of the ball was something to behold.
The Giants will certainly take the 23-7 win, considering it was their first of this maligned season.