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Steelers receiver Martavis Bryant, left. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Thomason: Top Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pickups For Week 10

Martavis Bryant and Tre Mason should be on your short list.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2014

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

Reports: Adrian Peterson Admits To Marijuana Use In Violation Of Bond Conditions

This is a bad look for Peterson, who is facing child abuse charges.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2014

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

December Trial Date Set In Adrian Peterson Abuse Case

Peterson won’t be returning to the field anytime soon.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

Buffalo's C.J. Spiller, left, and Fred Jackson. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Harris: Breaking Down Dual Backfields In Fantasy Football

Jackson or Spiller? Asiata or McKinnon? Bell or Bush? Adam Harris has answers.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2014

Ray Rice. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

There Are No Sure Things In NFL’s Vetting Process

Some 100 people pore over each potential NFL player’s past, but they can’t know everything.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2014

Lions running back Reggie Bush. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Holmes: Breaking Down The NFC North

The Bears stack up well with everyone in the division, writes Laurence Holmes.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2014

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Goodell: ‘Same Mistakes Can Never Be Repeated’

Roger Goodell breaks his silence and says the NFL will implement a new conduct policy.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2014

Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Peterson Story Must Spur Culture Change

Sadly, in some circles whipping children is viewed as commonplace.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2014

Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

After Making ‘Mistake,’ Vikings Bench Adrian Peterson

“We made a mistake and we need to get this right,” Zygi Wilf said.

CBS Chicago–09/17/2014

Chicago Bears v Minnesota Vikings

Vikings Reverse: Adrian Peterson Banned From Team

Adrian Peterson has been placed on the exempt-commissioner’s permission list.

CBS Chicago–09/17/2014

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Minnesota Governor Calls Vikings’ Peterson An ‘Embarrassment’

Mark Dayton is pressuring the Vikings to suspend Adrian Peterson.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Chiefs running back Knile Davis. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Harris: NFL Injuries, Troubles Lead To Waiver Wire Hunting

Some names to chase: Knile Davis, Danny Woodhead, Khiry Robinson and Kirk Cousins.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Vikings Reinstate Adrian Peterson After Abuse Charge

Peterson will play Sunday against the Saints, the Vikings said.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2014

Adrian Peterson's mug shot (Montgomery County Sheriff)

Vikings’ Peterson Booked And Released From Texas Jail

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was booked and released from a Texas jail on a child abuse charge early Saturday, capping a tumultuous week for the NFL, which was already facing heavy criticism for its handling of a domestic violence case involving another star player.

09/13/2014

Adrian Peterson. (Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Vikings Star Adrian Peterson Indicted On Child-Abuse Charge

 HOUSTON (CBS/AP) — Star Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been indicted in Texas on a charge of child abuse after using a branch to spank his son, and was swiftly benched by the team on Friday for […]

09/12/2014

Running back LeSean McCoy #25 of the Philadelphia Eagles runs against the New York Giants during the first quarter of a game at Lincoln Financial Field on October 27, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Vick recovered the fumble. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Running Backs To Draft

Quarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season’s top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there’s usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.

08/13/2014

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5 Must Have Offensive Players To Use When Playing Your 1st Game Of Madden’15

5 Must Have Offensive Players To Use When Playing Your 1st Game Of Madden’15

08/02/2014

Matt Forte. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Bears’ Forte ‘Mad’ About Being Voted NFL’s 91st-Best Player

An NFL.com survey of fellow players has eight running backs rated higher than Matt Forte — much to his chagrin.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2014

Sharrif Floyd  of the Minnesota Vikings forces the fumble of Josh McCown  for a Vikings recovery  (Credit: Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Rapid Reaction: Bears Earn A Loss In Minnesota

If there’s such a thing as earning a loss, the Bears did just that.

12/01/2013

Adrian Peterson. (Getty Images)

Vikings Star Adrian Peterson Probable For Sunday’s Game Against Bears

Peterson, second in the league with 997 yards rushing, has been limited for three weeks with a groin injury and was held out of practice Wednesday and Thursday.

11/29/2013

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