Are black NFL players more prone to domestic violence?

Are black NFL players more prone to domestic violence?

This whole NFL domestic violence story does not seem to want to go away. I guess as long as there is a season and more players left, there will be more angles to this news. But there is one angle that seems to be ignored although it is like the white elephant in the room that no one wants to talk about, at least in public.

Here is a list of the names of the most prominent cases of NFL players behaving very badly:

Adrian Peterson – Minnesota Vikings running back arrested for possible child abuse for overdoing it while disciplining his child. Suspended from playing.

Ray Rice – Baltimore Ravens running back arrested for domestic violence and seen in that now infamous elevator video punching his wife in the face. Suspended from playing.

Ray McDonald – San Francisco 49ers defensive end arrested for domestic violence stemming from an incident involving an August arrest. Continues to play with the team as the team says they want to wait and see the outcome of the case.

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