by Andrew Branch
Posted 9/17/14, 03:05 pm
The NFL Players Association appealed Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension and the Minnesota Vikings benched Adrian Peterson for the second time Wednesday as different camps proposed solutions to the NFL’s disciplinary upheaval.
“This action taken by our union is to protect the due process rights of all NFL players,” the union said in a statement Tuesday night. “The NFLPA appeal is based on supporting facts that reveal a lack of a fair and impartial process, including the role of the office of the commissioner of the NFL.”