Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is facing a six game suspension
NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reports Adrian Peterson is facing a six-game suspension, but the NFL will likely consider a combination of time served and loss of pay as his punishment.
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Adrian Peterson could return in December (via @Rapsheet)
At the end of the day, Peterson could return as early as next Sunday.
The NFLPA has filed a grievance on behalf of Peterson, demanding immediate reinstatement based on an agreement in September when Peterson was placed on the Exempt List.
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Sources: #Vikings executives are divided on whether they want Adrian Peterson to return immediately if reinstated. Internal battle brewing
It will be interesting to see how this plays out.