Supporters Want Kaepernick Signed By Season's StartSupporters of quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who refused to stand for the national anthem to protest police brutality, showed their solidarity with him at a rally outside the NFL's headquarters on Wednesday.
Jason Garrett: "The National Anthem Is Sacred, The Flag Is Sacred"Jason Garrett on National Anthem protests: "the national anthem is sacred, the flag is sacred, and our team has demonstrated that."
Goodell: Have To Understand Other Side In Anthem ProtestsAsked about players who did not stand for the national anthem before preseason games, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Monday that while the playing of the anthem is a special moment to him, "we also have to understand the other side."
Seahawks' Bennett Plans To Continue National Anthem Protest"Of course I'm going to face backlash," Bennett said. "This is bigger than me. This is bigger than football. This is bigger than anything that we have. This is about people. This is about bringing opportunities to people, giving people equality. This is bigger than a sport."
NFL Commissioner: Kaepernick Isn't Being Blackballed NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says teams aren't blackballing Colin Kaepernick for kneeling during the national anthem last year.
Texas Youth Team In Anthem Protest Ends Season EarlyA Southeast Texas youth football team has ended its season early after a player protest during the national anthem caused strife among coaches and parents.
Singers Question National Anthem After NFL ProtestsGrammy Award winner Anthony Hamilton has sung the national anthem in the past. But don't ask him to sing it in the near future. His frustration with the song is shared by many other black Americans.
Fish Column: Kaep Vs. Ditka - Which American Is Right? Both Of ThemNobody in radio gets big guests to say big things better than “Shan & RJ’’ on 105.3 The Fan, and it happened again this week when they asked iconic tough guy Mike Ditka for his thoughts on Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling civil-rights protests during the National Anthem.
DeSoto High Volleyball Players Kneel During National AnthemSuperintendent David Harris said he respects the rights of the girls to conduct what he calls a "peaceful" and "non-confrontational" action.
Malcolm Jenkins Plans To Lead Some Eagles On Anthem ProtestMalcolm Jenkins plans to lead teammates in a protest that he says is "not an anti-police thing" during the national anthem before the Philadelphia Eagles play at Chicago on Monday night.
Rapinoe Kneels Again During National AnthemSoccer star Megan Rapinoe knelt during the national anthem before a U.S. women's team match against Thailand on Thursday night. She first knelt during the anthem before a game on September 4.
Diverse America Divided On National SymbolsThe symbols of America inspire skepticism and heartbreak, pride and joy, sometimes all at once. Minorities in particular have conflicted feelings about symbols honoring a country that has not always treated all people equally.