UPDATE: The 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson died Friday afternoon in Sioux Falls, S.D., from injuries sustained during an aggravated assault on Thursday, police said.
Minnesota RB Adrian Peterson missed practice Thursday for "personal reasons." It's now being reported
that those "reasons" have his 2-year-old son in critical condition at a South Dakota hospital after allegedly being beaten by his mother’s boyfriend...
"According to law enforcement, emergency responders arrived to the apartment where Peterson’s son was living at 5:46 PM on Wednesday … and found the child unresponsive.
He was rushed to a nearby hospital and medical experts determined the injuries were consistent with abuse."
Peterson returned to Minnesota this morning and will address the media today.