Vikings Family Day Tweet Stirs Up Controversy on Social Media
As the Minnesota Vikings wrapped up family day at training camp in Mankato, the team's official Twitter page shared a photo that has some people stirred up. At the conclusion of Saturday's (August 1) activities, the team tweeted a photo of Adrian Peterson sharing a moment of affection with his son.
With Peterson still one of the faces of the Vikings, it would generally make sense that the team would use the prominent figure with his son to punctuate family day at camp. At the same time, AP is less than a year removed from a controversy involving child discipline that held him out for almost all of last season. Critics were quick to point that out on social media, while others defended Peterson. Here are a few of the comments shared on Twitter: