According to numerous reports, a young son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was severely beaten by a man the child’s mother had been seeing. The child is currently hospitalized and the suspect has been arrested.

That has been an outpouring of support for Peterson and his family, along with what to do with the man who allegedly beat Peterson’s son:

https://twitter.com/Setahj/status/388694332691066881

However, on the minds of many was the effect the horrible beating of a child would have on … fantasy football teams.

There were many whose minds were first and foremost on fantasy football:

https://twitter.com/LOCO_CAL/status/388707683635048448

https://twitter.com/The_Xavier93/status/388707085342351361

Well that’s, um, very kind.

More fantasy league concern:

https://twitter.com/woeismeade/status/388704848965038080


https://twitter.com/HessDustin/status/388704313167867904

https://twitter.com/ErikAmundson/status/388699218614816769

https://twitter.com/JackVandercar/status/388696244450627584

https://twitter.com/_Jenna_Kate37/status/388683178845937664

Is there a fantasy league that starts the season with a sensitivity training camp?

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets

Update:

Heartbreaking news: Adrian Peterson’s son has died following brutal beating