NAACP Plans To Protest Trump's Visit To AtlantaThe NAACP is urging people to wear white and hold anti-Trump signs on Monday. Another group says demonstrators will "take a knee" before the big game to protest President Donald Trump's visit to Atlanta.
Nearly 3 Dozen Texas Inmates End Hunger StrikeTexas prison officials say nearly 40 inmates on a hunger strike since Christmas have ended their protest over alleged limited recreational time and food portions.
Papa John's Apologizes For Criticizing NFL Anthem ProtestsPapa John's is apologizing for comments made by CEO John Schnatter blaming sluggish pizza sales on NFL players kneeling during the national anthem.
NFL Players Union Agrees To Veterans Day Moment Of SilenceThe NFL players union wants everyone in the league to honor a two-minute moment of silence on Sunday in observance of U.S. military veterans.
NFL Players, Owners Hold 'Constructive' Talks On IssuesDallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was confronted by two people in the lobby of the Manhattan hotel where the owners are meeting. The protesters shouted at him about white supremacy while Jones was surrounded by bodyguards.
Kaepernick Files Grievance Against NFL, Alleging CollusionColin Kaepernick filed a grievance against the NFL on Sunday, alleging that he remains unsigned as a result of collusion by owners following his protests during the national anthem.
Jones Wanting Players To Stand For National Anthem "To Remove Debate""The implication that we are not respecting the flag is not going to be accepted" said Dallas Cowboys owner/General Manager Jerry Jones.
President Trump Says US Should Change Tax Law To Punish NFL President Donald Trump is suggesting the U.S. change its tax laws to punish organizations like the NFL if members are "disrespecting" the national anthem or flag.
Cowboys' Jerry Jones Reignites Protest Conversation In NFLNow that Jerry Jones of the Dallas Cowboys has become the first NFL owner with a public suggestion of repercussions for displays during the national anthem, players are opening up more about the delicate balance of team chemistry and politics in the locker room.
Jerry Jones: NFL Can't Tolerate Players Disrespecting FlagDallas owner Jerry Jones says the NFL can't leave the impression that it tolerates players disrespecting the flag and that any of his Cowboys making such displays won't play.
VP Pence Leaves NFL Game After Players Protest During Anthem Vice President Mike Pence has left the 49ers-Colts game after about a dozen San Francisco players took a knee during the national anthem.
Protests Muted Week After NFL Responds To Trump CriticismMore than 200 players kneeled or sat during the anthem last Sunday after Trump criticized the NFL in a speech and a series of tweets . A week later, the protests had diminished, even after the president tweeted about the anthem the day before.