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Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson reinstated by NFL
Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson reinstated by NFL

Adrian Peterson's suspension is over. The Minnesota Vikings star running back was informed Thursday that, effective Friday, the NFL has reinstated him as an active player and that he may participate in all team activities. Peterson, the league's most valuable player in 2012, was suspended without pay Nov. 18 and for the remainder of the 2014 season for violating the league's personal conduct policy. Two weeks earlier, he pleaded no contest in Texas to reckless assault on his 4-year-old son, whom he had disciplined by striking with a tree switch. In a letter to the player Thursday, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell informed Peterson he is expected to fulfill his...

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