The Minnesota Vikings have reversed course on Adrian Peterson, putting him on the NFL's exempt/commissioner's permission list until his child-abuse case is resolved, which effectively bars him from all team activities, the team said.
Mayor Kasim Reed said Tuesday he has already talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks and expects a sale of the team to move quickly after racially charged comments by owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry.
Adrian Peterson's charitable foundation was placed on "hiatus," its website cleared and Facebook page deactivated on Tuesday after some charities it supports received questions about being affiliated with the Vikings running back.
Friends and family of Adrian Peterson's in Texas paint a a bleak portrait of a father who saw few if any limits to using mild to moderate violence as a tool for punishing his son in interviews with USA Today.
Albert Pujols was in the Los Angeles Angels' lineup Tuesday one day after leaving a game early with a cramp in his left hamstring and so was Josh Hamilton, who is returning after missing 11 games with a shoulder injury.
Anheuser-Busch, the parent company of the official beer of the NFL, issued a strong statement expressing its displeasure over how the league has responded to its players being connected to incidents of domestic violence and child abuse.
NFL Players Association president Eric Winston said Tuesday that the union isn't against disciplining players who commit crimes but he warned that the public must avoid snapping to judgment once an arrest takes place.