Adrian Peterson's Son Has Died From Injuries

The 2-year-old succumbed to head injuries sustained in alleged abuse by his mother's boyfriend. 

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Peterson, who was excused from Thursday's Vikings practice, returned on Friday and asked for privacy. "I really appreciate all the support that I've been receiving from fans, the Vikings organization," he said, according to USA Today. "This is a private matter, and I would ask you all to please just respect my privacy and not ask at all about the situation at hand."

Peterson is expected to play on Sunday against Carolina. 

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