Adrian Peterson

Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Adrian Peterson, Vikings Agree To Redo The Last 3 Years Of His Deal

Peterson will get $20 million in guaranteed money.

CBS Chicago–07/21/2015

Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Adrian Peterson Returning To The Vikings

Peterson says he’ll report to voluntary practice Tuesday and appears to be putting his contractual concerns on the backburner.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2015

Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Coach Mike Zimmer: Adrian Peterson Can Play For Vikings Or Not Play At All

Peterson has skipped Minnesota’s recent offseason workouts.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2015

Adrian Peterson. (Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

NFL Reinstates Adrian Peterson

Peterson’s future with the Vikings remains unclear.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2015

Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

NFL, Adrian Peterson To Meet Tuesday To Discuss His Playing Status

Peterson’s been suspended at least through April 15.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2015

Roger Goodell. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Bernstein: NFL Already Shaking Off Its Bad Year

So much for all those worries we had weeks ago about the NFL.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2015

Adrian Peterson. (Getty Images)

Agent: Adrian Peterson Return To Vikings Not In ‘Best Interest’

The team doesn’t plan to release Peterson.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2015

Adrian Peterson. (Getty Images)

Judge Rules For Adrian Peterson, Paving Way For Reinstatement

Peterson has been indefinitely suspended by the NFL for his involvement in a child abuse case.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2015

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, left. (Getty Images)

Vikings ‘Expect’ Adrian Peterson To Be Part Of Team

Peterson will cost Minnesota about $15 million on the salary cap in 2015.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2015

Adrian Peterson (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Son Of Former Bear Adrian Peterson Passes Away

Peterson’s son, AJ, passed from an inoperable brainstem tumor.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2015

Jameis Winston. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Your 2015 Sports New Year’s Resolution

As fans, let’s work to gain more perspective.

CBS Chicago–01/01/2015

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 21: Quarterback Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots calls a play against the New York Jets during a game at MetLife Stadium on December 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

10 Bold Sports Predictions For 2015

As 2014 comes to a close, CBS Local Sports is looking forward to 2015 – where there’s hope for many sports possibilities and surprises in the new year.


Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Union Takes NFL To Court Over Adrian Peterson

The NFL Players Association is asking the court to dismiss an arbitration ruling that upheld the NFL’s suspension of Peterson.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2014

Adrian Peterson, left, talks with lawyer Rusty Hardin. (David J. Phillip-Pool/Getty Images)

Baffoe: What I’m Not Thankful For In 2014 Sports

Thursday Night Football, the Derrick Rose debates and Ronnie Woo Woo are on the list of turkeys.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2014

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Adam Silver Setting Himself Apart From Other Commissioners

Really good guys make bad commissioners. You need to find the right edge, which Silver has.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

Rockets center Dwight Howard. (Cameron Browne/NBAE/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Peterson, Howard Abuse Cases Painfully Similar

Now a high-profile child-abuse case begs for the NBA to take action.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2014

Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

NFL Suspends Adrian Peterson For At Least The Rest Of The Season

The league won’t consider Peterson for reinstatement before April 15.

CBS Chicago–11/18/2014

Jay Cutler. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Baffoe: How Bears-Vikings Could Still Be Watchable

Tim Baffoe is here to help you get through Sunday, hard as it may be.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2014

Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent — Minnesota Vikings

There’s hope in Minnesota with Teddy Bridgewater and a young defense is blossoming under Mike Zimmer.

CBS Chicago–11/12/2014