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NFL Players Continue Anthem Protest Including Over 30 Houston Texans

The majority of Houston Texans players protested ahead of Sunday’s game in Seattle after ESPN The Magazine reported that owner Bob McNair said, “We can’t have the inmates running the prison,” during mid-October owners meetings in reference to ongoing player demonstrations during the national anthem. McNair met with players Saturday morning and expressed regret for […]

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NFL Players Continue To Protest Police Brutality

Some NFL players continued to protest during the national anthem on Sunday, after President Trump repeatedly criticized the league for its handling of the demonstrations. Seven San Francisco 49ers kneeled during the anthem Sunday. Those players were safeties Eric Reid and Adrian Colbert, linebackers Dekoda Watson and Eli Harold, receiver Marquise Goodwin, defensive lineman Arik […]

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NFL Contradicts Trump, Wont Make Players Stand For Anthem

‘Commentary this morning about the commissioner’s position on the anthem is not accurate,’ said a statement The NFL directly contradicted Donald Trump in a statement issued on Wednesday, dismissing the president’s claim that the league’s commissioner had demanded that players stand for the national anthem as “not accurate.” Trump, in response to an NFL statement released […]