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Mike McCarthy Snaps At Reporter For Asking About Colin Kaepernick

Mike McCarthy Snaps At Reporter For Asking About Colin Kaepernick

The Packers’ quarterback situation is suddenly very dire. Aaron Rodgers is likely out for the season with a broken collarbone, and the team now has to start Brett Hundley, a former fifth-round pick

Kaepernick collusion claim hard to prove

A grievance filed by former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick says his inability to find work, despite six solid seasons in the National Football League, is because of collusion against him by NFL
The Curious Case of the NFL’s Endorsement of Criminal-Justice-Reform Bill

The Curious Case of the NFL’s Endorsement of Criminal-Justice-Reform Bill

The NFL, the proverbial messy bitch that loves drama, just a week after announcing that team owners would revisit rules about player conduct during the playing of the national anthem, has now decided
Bad Quarterback Performance Of The Week: The Browns Scrape Up Kevin Hogan

Bad Quarterback Performance Of The Week: The Browns Scrape Up Kevin Hogan

Welcome to Bad Quarterback Performance Of The Week, a recurring feature in which we celebrate the worst quarterback play the NFL has to offer.Read more...
Willie Colon: "Nothing Got Done" At NFL Players-Owners Meeting On Social Change

Willie Colon: "Nothing Got Done" At NFL Players-Owners Meeting On Social Change

Following a four-hour meeting today between NFL players and owners on the subject of inequality and social change, the NFL and NFLPA put out a joint statement characterizing their talks as
NFL Says It Won’t Penalize Players for Kneeling During Anthem

NFL Says It Won’t Penalize Players for Kneeling During Anthem

The NFL would have you believe it woke up. After weeks of NFL owners trying to appease their players and their racist fans, too, the league has decided that players can continue to kneel during the
Colin Kaepernick’s Attorney Says He’ll Have ‘Smoking Gun’ to Prove NFL Owners Blackballed His Client

Colin Kaepernick’s Attorney Says He’ll Have ‘Smoking Gun’ to Prove NFL Owners Blackballed His Client

Mark Geragos, the attorney representing Colin Kaepernick in a grievance against the NFL’s collective bargaining agreement, says he believes he will have definitive proof that NFL owners colluded to
Michael Bennett Will Continue to Sit During Anthem, Says Kaepernick Needs a Job Before NFL Can Move Forward With Players

Michael Bennett Will Continue to Sit During Anthem, Says Kaepernick Needs a Job Before NFL Can Move Forward With Players

Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett says the issue of Colin Kaepernick’s unemployment needs to be addressed before players and the league can move forward with talks on how to work
Only MLB Player to Kneel During Anthem Denied Service at Ala. Restaurant

Only MLB Player to Kneel During Anthem Denied Service at Ala. Restaurant

Bruce Maxwell, the first and only Major League Baseball player to kneel during the national anthem, says he “wasn’t even home four hours” before he had to deal with a pro-Donald Trump supporter who
Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Signs Book Deal Worth $1,000,000

Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Signs Book Deal Worth $1,000,000

Social justice warrior and displaced NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick has remained relatively mum on the subject of his silent protests and his feelings about his current employment situation, but
Media’s ‘Mass Delusion About Race’: Not Enough Are Connecting the Dots With Trump

Media’s ‘Mass Delusion About Race’: Not Enough Are Connecting the Dots With Trump

Is FCC’s Repeal Good or Bad for People of Color?Read more...
Colin Kaepernick Will Finally Get His Seat at the Table When the NFL Meets Players Next Week—but Will He Take It?

Colin Kaepernick Will Finally Get His Seat at the Table When the NFL Meets Players Next Week—but Will He Take It?

When the NFL meets with players and their representatives next week to discuss how the league can better support activism efforts by players, it is expected that Colin Kaepernick will be invited to
Report: NFL Executive Tried to Keep Eric Reid Out Of Meeting With Owners For Kneeling During Anthem

Report: NFL Executive Tried to Keep Eric Reid Out Of Meeting With Owners For Kneeling During Anthem

Troy Vincent is the NFL’s executive vice president of football operations and played a key role in bringing players and owners together to discuss and hash out the differences surrounding players
NFL players invite Goodell, McNair and Kaepernick to Monday meeting

NFL players invite Goodell, McNair and Kaepernick to Monday meeting

NFL players are proposing to meet Monday in Philadelphia with league representatives in the wake of controversial comments made during a recent owners' meeting by Houston Texans owner Robert McNair.
Report: Colin Kaepernick Excluded From Player-Owner Meetings

Report: Colin Kaepernick Excluded From Player-Owner Meetings

Despite certain NFL players proposing meetings that include him, and an NFL spokesperson indicating last week that he expected an invitation to be extended, Colin Kaepernick is being frozen out of
The Owner of the Houston Texans Called Players ‘Inmates.’ Now They’re Planning a Major Protest

The Owner of the Houston Texans Called Players ‘Inmates.’ Now They’re Planning a Major Protest

"We can’t have the inmates running the prison," said Robert McNair

Houston Texans Join NFL Protests After Owner Calls Them "Inmates"

After Texans owner Bob McNair called on all kneeling players to be fired, his own team joins the protests.
Steve Aoki joins Kaepernick in honoring Japanese-American activists

Steve Aoki joins Kaepernick in honoring Japanese-American activists

The popular musician backed Kaep and posted pictures from a mural celebrating Japanese-Americans.

Acceptable Forms of Protest for N.F.L. Players

A protesting player is permitted to wear one (1) sock puppet on his right hand to “sing along” to the national anthem in a humorous—but respectful—way.
‘I Can’t Be Racist Because My Best Friend Is Black and Lives in the Condo I Own’ Is the Whitest Thing I’ve Ever Heard This Week

‘I Can’t Be Racist Because My Best Friend Is Black and Lives in the Condo I Own’ Is the Whitest Thing I’ve Ever Heard This Week

As a professional observer, curator, interpreter, documentarian and even occasional appreciator of blatant and reckless acts of shameless whiteness, I’ve seen and read about enough types of