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Vikings deactivate Adrian Peterson

The Vikings have again changed their minds on accused child abuser Adrian Peterson, and have placed him on the Exempt/Commissioner's Permission list.

Peterson has been barred from all team activities, until his abuse allegations have been resolved.

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Jason Elam among 2015 nominees for Pro Football HOF

Several Broncos are among the nominees for the Pro Football HOF's 2015 class, including first-time nominee Jason Elam.

Notable ex-Broncos players on the list are Terrell Davis, Rod Smith, Tom Nalen, Mark Schlereth, Karl Mecklenburg, Steve Atwater, and John Lynch, along with former coach and new ROFer Dan Reeves.

Report: Wes Welker reinstated, can play at Seattle on Sunday

According to Jason La Canfora, Wes Welker's suspension has officially ended, and he will be eligible to practice on Wednesday and play on Sunday in Seattle.

La Canfora says the NFL and players' union will announce the ratification of the new drug policy on Wednesday morning.

At least the Broncos have their health

For all the talk of second halves, third downs, penalties, and time of possession, Denver's apparent excellent health is easy to overlook.

Granted, that may be more about luck than something worth commending, but given the particular brutality of last Sunday's games, we're taking note.

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Second child abuse allegation against Adrian Peterson comes to light

Hours after the Vikings reactivated Adrian Peterson and announced that he'd be playing next week, another child abuse accusation has come to light.

The second case involves another four-year-old son of Peterson's, from a different mother than in the first case.

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Renck: Von Miller, Lerentee McCray expected to face Seahawks

According to Troy Renck, linebackers Von Miller (groin) and Lerentee McCray (knee) are expected to play at Seattle on Sunday.

Per Renck, John Fox offered no official update on the players' injuries.

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Wes Welker reinstatement still expected; Marvin Austin excused

Once again, the NFL's new drug policy is said to be just a day away, with Wes Welker's reinstatement to follow.

According to Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen, the new policy is expected to be approved by the NFL within the next 24 hours.

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Reports: Von Miller has groin injury, Lerentee McCray will undergo knee MRI

According to Jeff Legwold, linebacker Lerentee McCray will undergo an MRI for a right knee injury that may cost him "some time," whatever that means.

Von Miller sat out the Chiefs' final drive with a groin injury, and will be evaluated on Monday.

Wes Welker will not be reinstated or activated for Week 2

The league's new drug policy proposal was not ratified on Saturday due to reported unresolved issues.

As a result, Wes Welker has not yet been reinstated, and will not be active for Sunday's game against Kansas City.

Denver figures to keep a roster spot open for Welker until he's reinstated.

Adrian Peterson indicted for abuse of four-year-old son

The NFL has what appears to be another horrifying scandal on its hands, as Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been indicted for child abuse in Texas.

Peterson allegedly whipped his four-year-old son with a tree branch as punishment for having pushed another of Peterson's children during a video game.

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