What was that little red “O” doing behind Adrian Peterson’s name on the Web page for my fantasy football team? “Out.” What was this? There had been no hint of an injury leading up to the weekend’s slate of NFL games. What was going on with “my” best player?

As further reports would reveal, Peterson – star running back for the Minnesota Vikings – had been charged with reckless or negligent injury to a child. The charges are related to a May incident in which Peterson allegedly disciplined his…  [more]