Celebrities who lost endorsement deals

Published: Aug 02 2013 04:50:32 PM EDT   Updated On: Sep 17 2014 12:12:30 PM EDT

From Adrian Peterson to Paula Deen, plenty of celebrities have discovered over the years just how fickle endorsement money can be.

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The Minnesota Vikings suspended running back Adrian Peterson in September 2014 after he was indicted on child abuse charges for hitting his 4-year-old son with a switch. Nike soon announced it was dropping Peterson, as did Castrol motor oil, and stores were quick to pull his jerseys and other merchandise.

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