NFL Suspends Adrian Peterson For Entire 2014 Season
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says Peterson will not be eligible for reinstatement until April 2015. The NFLPA will appeal the NFL's decision.By Matt Moreno, Jay Strubberg | November 18, 2014
Adrian Peterson won’t be seeing an NFL field for the rest of 2014, as the NFL ruled Tuesday the Minnesota Vikings running back will be suspended without pay for the remainder of the season.
MIKE GREENBERG VIA ESPN: “He has been suspended without pay for atleast the remainder of the 2014 NFL season and will not be considered for reinstatement before April 15th.”
According to a letter to Adrian Peterson from the NFL, commissioner Roger Goodell told Peterson, “The timing of your potential reinstatement will be based on the results of the counseling and treatment program set forth in this decision. Under this two-step approach, the precise length of the suspension will depend on your actions.”