Media are reporting that the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has passed away. The little boy had been hospitalized after being beaten by the man his mother was seeing.

Just awful.

https://twitter.com/JasonBWhitman/status/388779345700851712

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Petersons.

https://twitter.com/ChrisBarnhart/status/388776678182248448

RIP, little one.

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

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