National Anthem Protests

Posted by: A.F. Branco in Political Cartoons August 1, 2018 Lebron James clearly misunderstands what fans expect from athletes and where the division really comes from. Athletes continue to politicize sports despite the negative impact it has had on ratings and ticket sales, but LeBron feels that it’s really President Donald Trump‘s fault. “What I’ve
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Seattle Seahawks insiders are insisting that former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick is not out of the running for  job, despite the team’s recent signing of backup quarterback Austin Davis. Kaepernick most recently made news after the Seahawks canceled a meeting with the former San Francisco 49er because he would not pledge to end his anti-American
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Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones was the latest to be deposed in national anthem protester Colin Kaepernick’s grievance case filed against the NFL, sources say. On Thursday, Jones became the fourth NFL official questioned by Kaepernick’s lawyers, according to Pro Football Talk. Others deposed include Houston Texans owner Bob McNair, Baltimore Ravens General Manager Ozzie
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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Seattle Seahawks canceled a visit with Colin Kaepernick after he refused to say he would stop protesting during the playing of the national anthem. Schefter reported that the Seahawks tried to get the former NFL player to commit to ending his protests, but Kaepernick refused: After arranging for Colin
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The Houston Texans are reportedly operating under an unspoken and unwritten rule, when evaluating potential free agents this offseason. That unofficial rule appears to be: If he took a knee, he can’t be a Texan. According to the Houston Chronicle’s Jerome Solomon, “There is no directive within the organization, but it is considered to be understood
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