BARKLEY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BARKLEY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Scott D. Pierce: Barkley paints with broad brush in defending Peterson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420283-77/barkley-abuse-child-defense.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420283-77/barkley-abuse-child-defense.html.csp">Scott D. Pierce: Barkley paints with broad brush in defending Peterson</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T23:18:35.435-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 11:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In the midst of all the television talk about domestic violence and the NFL over the weekend, with players and even sportscasters suspended for what they’ve done and said, the most appalling comments came on CBS’ “NFL Today” when guest Charles Barkley defended child abuse. That’s harsh, but that’s what happened. Barkley defended Adrian Peterson abusing his child. If you’ve seen the pictures of what Peterson did to his 4-year-old son, beating him with a branch, there’s no gray area. There is no ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58420283@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:18:35 MDT