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Vikings bring back Peterson despite abuse charge

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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) -- Adrian Peterson was back at Minnesota Vikings headquarters on Monday, and the first thing fullback Jerome Felton did when he saw his star running back was give him a high-five....

Eagles make right calls in 30-27 win over Colts

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Philadelphia made all the right calls Monday night....

Program that accepted Rice rare in domestic cases

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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- The offender-rehabilitation program former Baltimore Raven Ray Rice was allowed into after knocking his fiancee unconscious in an Atlantic City elevator is rarely used in domestic assault cases - but whether that means he got special treatment because of his stardom remains up in the air, depending on whom you ask....

Luck's miscue allows Eagles to rally for 30-27 win

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- All Andrew Luck had to do Monday night was play it safe....

Foles leads Eagles to 30-27 win against Colts

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- With Nick Foles at quarterback and LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles in the backfield, the Philadelphia Eagles are never out of the game....

Radisson suspends Minnesota Vikings sponsorship
MINNETONKA, Minnesota (AP) -- The Radisson hotel chain is suspending its sponsorship of the Minnesota Vikings after star running back Adrian Peterson was charged with child abuse in Texas....

NFL, union close to finalizing new drug policy
NEW YORK (AP) -- The NFL and the players' union are close to finalizing the drug policy changes they tentatively agreed upon last week....

Union expects to file Rice appeal Tuesday

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NEW YORK (AP) -- The players' union on Tuesday plans to appeal the indefinite suspension the NFL handed to Ray Rice last week....

Redskins optimistic RG3 will return this season

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ASHBURN, Va. (AP) -- The Washington Redskins are optimistic that Robert Griffin III will return this season. Less clear is how much more Griffin can take before the "injury-prone" label supersedes anything else he accomplishes in his NFL career....

Backup QBs make their marks in Week 2

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Fans often make the backup quarterback the most popular player on a team - until he has to play. Then they see the warts and wobbly passes and wonky decisions that made him a backup in the first place....