anthem protests

High Schooler Salutes National Anthem When No One Was Looking High School High Schooler Salutes National Anthem When No One Was Looking , 1:44pm, September 9

South Davidson High School football player Jacob Pope was on his way to practice. Suddenly, the North Carolina teen heard…

Popovich, Isaac Stand for National Anthem in NBA Bubble NBA Popovich, Isaac Stand for National Anthem in NBA Bubble , 11:56am, August 1

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Jonathan Isaac stood, and stood out. And later Friday, Gregg Popovich and Becky Hammon…

NBA Players, Coaches Kneel During National Anthem NBA NBA Players, Coaches Kneel During National Anthem , 9:14am, July 31

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Black players were next to white players. Coaches from one team were next to…

Giants Manager, Players Kneel During National Anthem MLB Giants Manager, Players Kneel During National Anthem , 9:09am, July 21

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco Giants manager Gabe Kapler plans to use his position to speak out against racial…

NFL to Play “Black National Anthem” Before Week 1 Games NFL NFL to Play “Black National Anthem” Before Week 1 Games , 6:37pm, July 2

Get ready. The national anthem protests popularized by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick during the 2016 preseason and…

Colin Kaepernick’s Net Worth: No NFL? No Problem NFL Colin Kaepernick’s Net Worth: No NFL? No Problem , Staff Writer 12:15pm, May 28

Colin Kaepernick will probably never play in the National Football League again. One knee during the national anthem of the…

Pat Tillman’s Wife Inspired Every Day By His Final Request NFL Pat Tillman’s Wife Inspired Every Day By His Final Request , 3:56pm, April 29

I can't begin to imagine what losing a loved one to military service is like. I have family members and…

NFL Veteran Claims National Anthem Protests Ended His Career NFL NFL Veteran Claims National Anthem Protests Ended His Career , 3:15pm, April 2

Former NFL cornerback Antonio Cromartie was one of the league's elite defenders. In his prime, Cromartie went to three-straight Pro…

Man Fractures Boy’s Skull for “Disrespecting” National Anthem National Man Fractures Boy’s Skull for “Disrespecting” National Anthem , 12:45pm, March 20

Political arguments have become more ridiculous than this woman explaining what 'miles per hour' really means. Everywhere you look, people…

U.S. Bans Protests at 2020 Olympics as Politics, Sports Collide Olympics U.S. Bans Protests at 2020 Olympics as Politics, Sports Collide , 12:29pm, January 20

More than a half-century later, Tommie Smith and John Carlos are cemented into Olympic lore — their names enshrined in…

This ‘Teacher of the Year’ Took a Knee at LSU-Clemson Game College Football This ‘Teacher of the Year’ Took a Knee at LSU-Clemson Game , Staff Writer 11:20am, January 17

This past season’s College Football Playoff national championship game between LSU and Clemson is shaping up to be the most…

Anthem Protests by Ohio Basketball Players Spark Outrage High School Anthem Protests by Ohio Basketball Players Spark Outrage , 12:00pm, January 16

Invoke national anthem protests first popularized by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, and you'll hear no shortage of…

Cheerleader Awarded $145,000 Settlement in Anthem Protest Case College Football Cheerleader Awarded $145,000 Settlement in Anthem Protest Case , 3:19pm, December 5

KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Kennesaw State University's decision to remove its cheerleaders from the field after they protested police brutality…

Army Veteran Nate Boyer Gets Another Shot at Pro Football XFL Army Veteran Nate Boyer Gets Another Shot at Pro Football , 4:20pm, October 10

While every United States Army veteran deserves applause and praise, former Green Beret Nate Boyer is one of the few…

Anthem Protesters Not Suspended by U.S. Olympic Committee, Given Probation National Anthem Protesters Not Suspended by U.S. Olympic Committee, Given Probation , 10:07am, August 21

DENVER (AP) — The letters went to the two protesters. The message was meant for a much wider audience. The…

Colin Kaepernick Sends Message to the NFL: “Still Ready” NFL Colin Kaepernick Sends Message to the NFL: “Still Ready” , 5:16pm, August 7

Colin Kaepernick says he's "still ready" to return to the NFL, even though he is set to enter his third…

Super Bowl Protests Will Include Rallies, Marches, and Even Kneeling NFL Super Bowl Protests Will Include Rallies, Marches, and Even Kneeling , 4:05pm, February 2

The biggest sporting event of the year can't be without some controversy. Super Bowl LIII will take place in Atlanta,…

NFL Owners Reach Decision on National Anthem Protest Punishments NFL NFL Owners Reach Decision on National Anthem Protest Punishments , 11:37am, October 18

When San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick first sat on the bench during the national anthem during the 2016 preseason,…

High Schooler Salutes National Anthem When No One Was Looking High School High Schooler Salutes National Anthem When No One Was Looking , 1:44pm, September 9

South Davidson High School football player Jacob Pope was on his way to practice. Suddenly, the North Carolina teen heard…