anthem protests

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 , The League 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 , Editor 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…

No NFL? No Problem for Colin Kaepernick’s Net Worth NFL No NFL? No Problem for Colin Kaepernick’s Net Worth , The League 3:30pm, November 13

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

NFL Veteran Claims the National Anthem Protests Ended His Career NFL NFL Veteran Claims the National Anthem Protests Ended His Career , Editor 3:20pm, October 30

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

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

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

National Anthem Salute by High School Football Player Goes Viral High School National Anthem Salute by High School Football Player Goes Viral , Editor 4:52pm, October 1

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

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…

Grown Man Fractures Boy’s Skull for “Disrespecting” National Anthem National Grown Man Fractures Boy’s Skull for “Disrespecting” National Anthem , Editor 1:48pm, August 7

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

Super Bowl Protests Will Include Rallies, Marches, and Even Kneeling NFL Super Bowl Protests Will Include Rallies, Marches, and Even Kneeling , Editor 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 , Editor 11:37am, October 18

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

NFL Hall of Famer “Very Blunt” on Anthem Protests After Trump Meeting NFL NFL Hall of Famer “Very Blunt” on Anthem Protests After Trump Meeting , Editor 11:12am, October 12

The National Football League's television ratings might be heating up, but a lingering cloud of smoke remains from the national anthem protests.…

As Anthem Protests Cool, the NFL’s Television Ratings are Heating Up NFL As Anthem Protests Cool, the NFL’s Television Ratings are Heating Up , Editor 5:11pm, October 11

After five weeks of football, the National Football League has seen an all-time passing record fall, one wide receiver find…

Pro-Trump Website Selling “Stand Up For America” Football Jerseys NFL Pro-Trump Website Selling “Stand Up For America” Football Jerseys , Editor 2:48pm, October 8

Sports jersey collections are the pride and joy of so many hardcore fans. Wearing their favorite player's likeness on game…

Chris Kyle’s Widow Pens Scathing Response to Nike’s Colin Kaepernick Ad NFL Chris Kyle’s Widow Pens Scathing Response to Nike’s Colin Kaepernick Ad , 11:43am, September 5

Colin Kaepernick and Nike nearly broke the internet on September 3 when the former quarterback shared an ad that spoke…

Pennsylvania Official Who Called Kneeling NFL Players ‘Baboons’ Resigns National Pennsylvania Official Who Called Kneeling NFL Players ‘Baboons’ Resigns , 12:06pm, September 3

BEAVER, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania Republican official who referred to black NFL players who kneel during the national…

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 , The League 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 , Editor 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…