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Retired NFL tight-end Martellus Bennett, who won the Super Bowl with the New England Patriots in 2016, is calling on prominent white quarterbacks in the NFL to continue national anthem protests. What did Bennett say? Speaking this week at the Athletes + Activism forum hosted by The Atlantic columnist Jemele Hill, Bennett said Americans would
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An audio clip obtained and broadcast by KCTV revealed a disturbing conversation between NFL star Tyreek Hill and his fiancee as they were discussing Hill allegedly physically abusing their toddler son. Hill had been accused of breaking his 3-year-old son’s arm in an incident that brought police to his home, but charges against him were
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Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick is reportedly ready to get back in the NFL now that he has settled his grievance against the league that claimed he had been blackballed for protesting the national anthem. Kaepernick has not played professional football since 2016, but a source close to the former quarterback said he’s ready to
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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was arrested Friday and charged with soliciting a prostitute at a spa in Jupiter, Florida. Authorities say the arrest was the culmination of an extensive investigation seeking to dismantle a sex-trafficking operation in South Florida. But an ESPN reporter said later Friday that Kraft — who is one of
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by Trent Baker30 Apr 20180 30 Apr, 201830 Apr, 2018 Some Tennessee Titans players were in attendance Sunday night when the Nashville Predators hosted the Winnipeg Jets for Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals. Quarterback Marcus Mariota celebrated alongside a shirtless Quinton Spain, while members of the offensive line held up a dead catfish for offensive tackle Taylor Lewan
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Monday on ESPN’s “First Take,” host Stephen A. Smith argued that activist quarterback Colin Kaepernick is more comparable to President Donald Trump than Jackie Robinson. Kaepernick tweeted a graphic Sunday with a quote by Robinson about how he cannot stand or sing the National Anthem. pic.twitter.com/pg71tJl7z3 — Colin Kaepernick (@Kaepernick7) April 16, 2018 Smith said
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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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Los Angeles (AFP) – Former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre said Thursday he may have suffered “thousands” of concussions as he revealed his struggle with possible long-term effects of his 20-year NFL career. The 48-year-old told NBC television’s ‘Megyn Kelly Today’ show that although he was only formally diagnosed with a handful of concussions, he believes
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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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Monday on ESPN’s “First Take,” co-host Stephen A. Smith reacted to Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Michael Bennett’s indictment on a felony count of injury to the elderly. He defended the former Seattle Seahawk because of how a black man of his size would look in the court of public opinion for shoving a 66-year-old paraplegic. Smith
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Nick Wosika/ISportswire via Getty Images by Dylan Gwinn24 Mar 20180 24 Mar, 201824 Mar, 2018 Former Rep. Gabby Giffords (D-AZ) and her husband Mark Kelly were behind the decision of the owner of the New England Patriots to use the team airplane to transport families of victims in the Parkland shooting to Washington, D.C., for
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