National Anthem

Football Team Sings National Anthem After Being Told It Wouldn’t Be Played High School Football Team Sings National Anthem After Being Told It Wouldn’t Be Played , Senior Writer 11:00am, April 3

A sporting event without “The Star-Spangled Banner” is like a peanut butter sandwich without jelly. Sure, those two things don’t…

NFL Veteran Claims National Anthem Protests Ended His Career NFL NFL Veteran Claims National Anthem Protests Ended His Career , Editor 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 , Editor 12:45pm, March 20

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

“Get the F*** Out Now”: Coach Destroys Anthem Protests in Viral Video National “Get the F*** Out Now”: Coach Destroys Anthem Protests in Viral Video , Editor 4:55pm, February 25

It's been three years since former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick first knelt during the national anthem protesting police…

Special Olympics Athlete Sings National Anthem for Sold-Out Crowd Big Ten Special Olympics Athlete Sings National Anthem for Sold-Out Crowd , Editor 5:54pm, February 20

As the story goes, State College, Pennsylvania was dubbed "Happy Valley" because of the town avoiding the economic downturn caused…

Chaka Khan Butchers National Anthem Performance NBA Chaka Khan Butchers National Anthem Performance , Editor 2:26pm, February 17

The Star-Spangled Banner is the most recognizable song in the United States aside from, I guess, the Happy Birthday jingle.…

Colin Kaepernick’s Memoir Will Come Out Later This Year NFL Colin Kaepernick’s Memoir Will Come Out Later This Year , The League 2:58pm, February 13

Colin Kaepernick may not be playing football for an NFL team anytime soon, but his bank account doesn't seem to…

Country-Singing Footballer Sings National Anthem For The Ages High School Country-Singing Footballer Sings National Anthem For The Ages , Editor 5:45pm, January 21

National anthem protests in the NFL were ongoing after the league's latest reversal in their policy to punish players, but widespread support…

3-Year-Old Boy Crushes National Anthem Performance College Basketball 3-Year-Old Boy Crushes National Anthem Performance , Senior Writer 2:45pm, January 3

No matter the time of year, “The Star-Spangled Banner” is the most common tradition in American sports. It has had…

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…

The Best National Anthem Performances on Thanksgiving Day National The Best National Anthem Performances on Thanksgiving Day , Senior Writer 10:15am, November 28

Whenever someone utters “NFL” and “national anthem” in the same sentence these days, the thought often goes to anthem protests.…

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…

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…

This High School Used Roseanne’s National Anthem, Then Apologized High School This High School Used Roseanne’s National Anthem, Then Apologized , 10:33am, September 27

SEAFORD, Del. (AP) — "The Star-Spangled Banner" isn't an unusual feature of high school pregame festivities, but Roseanne Barr's screeching…

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…

Kaepernick Marks 3-Year Anniversary of His Anthem Protests with Powerful Video NFL Kaepernick Marks 3-Year Anniversary of His Anthem Protests with Powerful Video , Editor 10:48am, August 15

You've seen it. If you haven't, then I'm not entirely sure what you've been doing the last three years. 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…

NFL Veteran Claims National Anthem Protests Ended His Career NFL NFL Veteran Claims National Anthem Protests Ended His Career , Editor 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…

“Get the F*** Out Now”: Coach Destroys Anthem Protests in Viral Video National “Get the F*** Out Now”: Coach Destroys Anthem Protests in Viral Video , Editor 4:55pm, February 25

It's been three years since former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick first knelt during the national anthem protesting police…

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

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

Chaka Khan Butchers National Anthem Performance NBA Chaka Khan Butchers National Anthem Performance , Editor 2:26pm, February 17

The Star-Spangled Banner is the most recognizable song in the United States aside from, I guess, the Happy Birthday jingle.…

Football Team Sings National Anthem After Being Told It Wouldn’t Be Played High School Football Team Sings National Anthem After Being Told It Wouldn’t Be Played , Senior Writer 11:00am, April 3

A sporting event without “The Star-Spangled Banner” is like a peanut butter sandwich without jelly. Sure, those two things don’t…

Special Olympics Athlete Sings National Anthem for Sold-Out Crowd Big Ten Special Olympics Athlete Sings National Anthem for Sold-Out Crowd , Editor 5:54pm, February 20

As the story goes, State College, Pennsylvania was dubbed "Happy Valley" because of the town avoiding the economic downturn caused…

Colin Kaepernick’s Memoir Will Come Out Later This Year NFL Colin Kaepernick’s Memoir Will Come Out Later This Year , The League 2:58pm, February 13

Colin Kaepernick may not be playing football for an NFL team anytime soon, but his bank account doesn't seem to…