With Peterson’s status in question, Vikings pay a visit

The Minnesota Vikings have made their in-person pitch to Adrian Peterson. General manager Rick Spielman and head coach Mike Zimmer spent about four hours Wednesday afternoon at Peterson’s home north of Houston. Photographers captured Spielman and Zimmer leaving together, dressed in sport coats and blue jeans. This was the first time meeting they’ve had with[…]

Vikings agree to trade Cassel to Bills for draft pick

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and the Buffalo Bills have agreed on a trade that will send quarterback Matt Cassel to the Bills next week and fetch the Vikings extra draft picks. Both teams announced the deal on Wednesday, which will send two undisclosed draft choices to the Vikings and one undisclosed draft pick[…]

AP source: Vikings to meet with Adrian Peterson on Wednesday

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Adrian Peterson is scheduled to meet with Minnesota Vikings GM Rick Spielman and coach Mike Zimmer in Houston on Wednesday. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because neither side was publicly discussing the process. Peterson has been disenchanted[…]

Peterson just 1 of the players left in limbo by ruling

BOSTON (AP) — There is a defensive end heading for free agency who had 15 sacks in his last full season. The kind of player a team can build a pass rush around, if he were spending more time on the football field and less in the courts fighting domestic abuse charges. Greg Hardy’s current[…]