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Vikings’ RB Peterson Suspended For Remainder Of Season

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had a conference call with NFL officials Monday on his playing status after resolving legal issues in a child abuse case. The NFL announced Tuesday morning he will be suspended without pay for at least the remainder of the 2014 season.

11/18/2014

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Brandon Fusco: Happy To Be A Viking

Seneca Valley and Slippery Rock grad Brandon Fusco, a guard for the Vikings, joined Tab Douglas and Joe Rhoades Saturday.

93-7 The Fan–10/11/2014

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Local Football Fans Reacting To Goodell News Conference

For the first time in more than a week, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is publicly addressing his handling of the player domestic abuse scandal.

09/19/2014

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NFL Commissioner Goodell Speaks Out About Domestic Abuse Scandal

Commissioner Roger Goodell says that “over the past several weeks, we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong; that starts with me.”

09/19/2014

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NBC NFL Sideline Report Michele Tafoya Weighs In On Ugly Week For NFL

With the NFL dealing with one arrest after another right now, NBC’s Sunday Night Football Sideline Reporter Michele Tafoya joined Starkey and Mueller to talk about the recent absence of Commissioner Roger Goodell from the spotlight and what he should be doing right now.

93-7 The Fan–09/18/2014

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Panthers Defensive End Greg Hardy Takes Voluntary Leave, Will Not Play Against Steelers

Carolina Panthers Defensive End Greg Hardy, awaiting a jury trial on domestic violence charges, has agreed to go on the Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission list.

93-7 The Fan–09/17/2014

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Vikings Place Adrian Peterson On ‘Exempt List’

The Minnesota Vikings have placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission list, which requires that he remain away from all team activities.

09/17/2014

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Ramon Foster: I Got Switched, But Can’t Tell People Exactly How To Raise Their Kids

Steelers guard Ramon Foster joins The Fan Morning Show in his regular weekly spot

93-7 The Fan–09/16/2014

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Colin Dunlap: No Excusing Adrian Peterson

Everyone might not agree with me, but I don’t care one bit, so here it is: I resolutely believe Adrian Peterson is a terrible person; just a rotten human being.

09/16/2014

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Steelers Players Weigh In On Current State Of NFL

The Steelers dealt with news of Ray Rice head-on, having to play in Baltimore last Thursday night. Since that time, Minnesota benched star running back Adrian Peterson for an indictment for “reckless or negligent injury to a child”-his 4-year-old son who he hit with a switch. Carolina’s Greg Hardy was also benched for domestic abuse charges.

93-7 The Fan–09/15/2014

Running back LeSean McCoy #25 of the Philadelphia Eagles runs against the New York Giants during the first quarter of a game at Lincoln Financial Field on October 27, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Vick recovered the fumble. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Running Backs To Draft

Quarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season’s top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there’s usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.

08/13/2014

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Kirby Wilson Explains Why He Left For Vikings’ RB Coach Job

Former Steelers running backs coach Kirby Wilson joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday to speak for the first time since leaving the Steelers to take the same job with the Vikings.

93-7 The Fan–02/12/2014

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RB Coach Kirby Wilson Leaves Steelers For Same Position With Vikings

Steelers Running Back Coach Kirby Wilson is leaving the team for the same position with the Minnesota Vikings.

93-7 The Fan–01/27/2014

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Roethlisberger: “Steelers Are The Worst Team In The NFL”

In the city of Big Ben, it was Greg Jennings and Adrian Peterson who proved to be the biggest attractions.

09/29/2013

SEATTLE, WA - DECEMBER 1: Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks scores as he out runs Asante Samuel #22 of the Philadelphia Eagles at CenturyLink Field December 1, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jay Drowns/Getty Images)

Marshawn Lynch Running Toward Seahawks History

Ever since high school, Marshawn Lynch has been compared to another running back. Lynch has been covered by the glory of someone else, will this be the year that he ultimately radiates his dominance on the gridiron?

08/27/2013

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