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Video: Adrian Peterson slaps kid after TD run

Adrian Peterson scores. Adrian Peterson celebrates. Part of it included a playful slap to the face to a boy in the Vikings' end zone.
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We're sure Adrian Peterson made this kid's day. We're sure it was an accident. But after AP dashed 61 yards for a touchdown, he gave a playful slap to a grinning boy in the Vikings end zone....

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