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Adrian Peterson: 'Very unfortunate'

Updated: June 4, 2014, 3:02 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Adrian Peterson empathizes with former players who are suing the NFL over painkillers and other medication they were given during their playing days.

Some 750 former players contend team physicians and trainers across the NFL routinely -- and often illegally -- dispensed powerful narcotics and other controlled substances on game days to mask pain. The players claim they have suffered an assortment of illnesses since, ranging from addiction to chronic muscle and bone ailments ...

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