Skyscraper - The Vue

Marlin Travel

Sign/Anishnawbe Mushkiki

Signature - McCullough

Web Ad

Big Box

National Sports
Click here to see more
Subscribe

Sports Teams

Poll
Do you view the municipal election as a de facto plebescite on the event centre?



Total Votes: 428
View Results Past Polls

User Submitted Photo Gallery
Submit Your Own Photos
Today at 17:25

Minnesota governor advocates for Peterson to remain suspended

By Jon Krawczynski, The Associated Press
Dance BasicsDance Basics For Pre-Schooler; Mom & Tot Dance Classes for ages 2-6 years. Next sessions starts November 7th.Dance Basics

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

Now that he is facing a felony charge of child abuse for spanking his 4-year-old son with a wooden switch, the Minnesota Vikings star running back is facing criticism like he never has before. In the wake of the Vikings' decision to allow Peterson to play while the legal process plays out, the Radisson hotel chain has suspended its sponsorship agreement with the team.

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said on Tuesday that Peterson should remain suspended while his case unfolds. A sports apparel store at a suburban Minneapolis shopping mall has pulled all Peterson items from the shelves while the matter is under investigation.

The Canadian Press
© The Canadian Press, 2014

Click here to report a typo or error

Tbnewswatch.com(0)

Banner/Vector Construction

Comments

We've improved our comment system.
Comments for this story are semi-moderated. Read our comment guideline.

Add a new comment.
You must log in to add comments.
Create a new account
Forgot password?
Log In