According to the AP's Jon Krawczynski, Nike stores in the Twin Cities area are no longer selling Adrian Peterson merchandise:
An eye-opening development: Nike stores in Twin Cities have pulled all Adrian Peterson merch from shelves. Nike.— Jon Krawczynski (@APkrawczynski) September 16, 2014
You can still purchase Adrian Peterson jerseys on http://t.co/IDkNU3IiyG. The Associated Press is seeking comment from Nike.— Jon Krawczynski (@APkrawczynski) September 16, 2014
This news comes the day after new child abuse claims were leveled at Peterson, with allegations that he left a permanent scar on the face of another four-year-old son. Peterson claims the facial injury was not intentional, and the child hit his head on a car seat.
Radisson Hotels have suspended their endorsement deal with the Vikings in the wake of the second allegation, and more sponsors are reportedly monitoring the situation closely.Back to the NFL Newsfeed