NFL Commissioner Tells Teams “Everyone Should Stand”

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Tuesday wrote a letter to all 32 league owners regarding the protests that have taken place during the national anthem, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported. In the letter, which Schefter shared on his Facebook page, Goodell Continue reading NFL Commissioner Tells Teams “Everyone Should Stand”

Millionaire Football Player Whines About “Systemic Oppression”

Vice President Mike Pence was in attendance for the Indianapolis Colts-San Francisco 49ers game on Sunday, but he wasn’t there for long. That’s because he left Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis after several 49ers players took a knee for the Continue reading Millionaire Football Player Whines About “Systemic Oppression”

NFL Racism: Black QB Raises Fist for “Black Power”

Imagine if a White player made a symbolic gesture of “White Power.” What do you think would happen? (As if there is any question.) From Sporting News: After Cam Newton scored a rushing touchdown in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s Continue reading NFL Racism: Black QB Raises Fist for “Black Power”

NFL Owners Clash Over League’s Anti-Trump Protests

The National Football League’s more muted approach in recent days to responding to attacks from President Donald Trump followed a tense meeting last week in which several owners argued the league’s combative stance was unproductive, according to three people familiar Continue reading NFL Owners Clash Over League’s Anti-Trump Protests