Fox Sports reports that Texas law enforcement has handed down an indictment on Peterson for charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child. Early reports are the incident stems from Peterson disciplining his 11 year old son with a switch. (Mark Berman)
This is obviously disturbing news and is yet another black eye for the NFL. With the indictment Peterson will turn himself in and and his status for this weekend is unclear. From a fantasy perspective, his primary backups in line to pick up the workload would be Jerick McKinnon and Matt Asiata.