Joe Bielawa/Flickr The staring contest between AP and the Vikings just got real
Today the NFL officially reinstates Adrian Peterson after what basically amounted to a year-long suspension for beating his four-year-old son with a switch.
It was a long, embarrassing episode for everyone involved. The NFL looked completely incompetent while it made up disciplinary measures as the saga unfolded and the Vikings had no idea what to do either. First the team suspended him for a game, then it was ready to let him return to action, then it changed its mind and re-suspended him.
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