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Adrian Peterson misses practice for personal reasons, spotted in South Dakota

By Mike Florio

As the Vikings prepare for their first game after the bye week, running back Adrian Peterson bid farewell to practice for a day.

Absent for what the team described as “personal reasons,” the person of Peterson was spotted in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, according to the Argus (S.D.) Leader.

Peterson was […]

Kevin Williams misses Friday's practice, but should play Sunday

By akrammer@1500espn.com

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings veteran defensive tackle Kevin Williams should play at the Chicago Bears on Sunday despite missing Friday’s practice for personal reasons, according to coach Leslie Frazier.

Williams, 33, has practiced just twice, on Wednesday and Thursday, after missing every practice and game since the Aug. 25 injury he […]

Notebook: Williams probable, misses practice

Kevin Williams (John Emms/Viking Update) By Tim Yotter VikingUpdate.com Posted Sep 13, 2013 Defensive tackle Kevin Williams missed practice Friday, but it was for personal reasons, not his knee injury. Plus, updates and notes on other injuries for the Vikings and Bears, potential fines from last week and more. Despite missing Friday’s practice with […]

Leslie Frazier: Christian Ballard unlikely to return

Leslie Frazier: Christian Ballard unlikely to rejoin Vikes By Gregg Rosenthal

Christian Ballard left Minnesota Vikings training camp more than two weeks ago, citing personal reasons. It doesn’t sound like the defensive end is coming back to the team anytime soon.

Vikings coach Leslie Frazier said he assumes the 2011 fourth-round draft pick won’t […]

Notebook: Vikings place Christian Ballard on ‘left squad’ list

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier announced after Sunday’s practice that defensive tackle Christian Ballard has been placed on the active-left squad list for personal reasons.

Ballard, 23, hasn’t practiced with the team since the Aug. 9 preseason game against the Houston Texans where he recorded a sack and was pulled for […]