Peterson’s Son Dies 12 Oct 13

The young son of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is dead.  Authorities in Sioux Falls, South Dakota have charged 27-year-old Joseph Patterson with aggravated felony assault and battery of an infant.   The suspect is identified as the boyfriend of the child’s mother.  There are reports Patterson was previously accused of beating a three-year-old.  Peterson told reporters he wants to get back on the field.

 Vikings Make Final Preps For Panthers

The Vikings are making final preparations for tomorrow’s home game against the Carolina Panthers.  Minnesota is coming off the bye week following its first win of the season in Week Four against the Steelers in London.  The Vikes are 1-and-3 while the Panthers with the same mark.  Tomorrow’s game kicks off at Noon from Mall of America Field.