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The Minnesota Vikings announced the deactivation of running back Adrian Peterson for Week 2, according to multiple reports:
Vikings announced they have deactivated RB Adrian Peterson.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 12, 2014
The deactivation follows Friday afternoon's indictment of Peterson on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child.
The Vikings (1-0) are set to host quarterback Tom Brady and the New England Patriots (0-1) on Sunday in Minnesota.