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49ers surprisingly cut four-time All-Pro LB NaVorro Bowman

There won’t be any NaVorro Bowman trade after all. The San Francisco 49ers are cutting him. The star linebacker requested to be released and the team granted that request on Friday, according to general manager John Lynch at a news conference. ...
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Commissioner tells players to stop protesting; Diddy wants to start ...

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell senses a legitimate issue in the league — and it isn’t police brutality. “We live in a country that can feel very divided,” Goodell said in a memo to all 32 teams, according to nfl.com. ...
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Odell Beckham fractures ankle on gruesome injury, could require surgery

The one thing the Giants can’t have is Odell Beckham getting hurt, and he got hurt in a bad way on Sunday afternoon. Beckham reinjured the same ankle he hurt in the preseason on a nasty looking play. The Giants confirmed ...
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Fox Sports: We Will No Longer Air National Anthem Before ...

Fox Sports will no longer air coverage of the national anthem before its NFL games, the network said on Sunday in a statement to Sports Illustrated. With the exception of the London matchup between the Miami Dolphins ...
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Sports: Lawrence Timmons is back, after his 2018 salary guarantees ...

I’m not sure how Lawrence Timmons can walk back into the Miami Dolphins locker room on Wednesday like it’s just another day of work, but the team brought him back. Timmons went AWOL for a game two weeks ago against ...
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Odell Beckham Jr. scores touchdown, does gross dog celebration, scores ...

Well if 45 wants to call football players Son’s of Bitches, Bitches are dogs that like to mark their territory so whats the problem now? LOL It’s been a frustrating start to the season for ...
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Jaguars owner Shad Khan unites with players in defiance of ...

At least 24 NFL players knelt and Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan stood with arms linked between two of his players in a sign of solidarity during the playing of “The Star-Spangled Banner” here at Wembley Stadium ...
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Cleveland police union will not hold flag in Browns game ...

The Cleveland Browns made national news recently when a dozen members of the team knelt during the national anthem, the largest such protest to date in the NFL. In response, Cleveland’s police union has said its officers will ...
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$72 Million for a High School Stadium? In Texas…..

“We’re out on the field getting the Tigers ready for another successful run at a state title,” chirps the voicemail for the Katy High School athletics department. Before being asked to leave your “growl” and ...
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Support for Kaepernick continues, Cleveland Browns pray during anthem

Halfway through this year’s NFL preseason, the support for Colin Kaepernick continues. Before a 10-6 victory against the New York Giants, many players from the Cleveland Browns kneeled during the national anthem. Jabrill Peppers, Isaiah Crowell, Duke Johnson, Christian ...
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NFL Protest: Justin Britt backs Michael Bennett in anthem protest

Seattle Seahawks center Justin Britt placed his hand on Michael Bennett‘s shoulder in a display of support of the defensive end’s decision to sit during the national anthem prior to the start of Friday’s preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings. Britt stood ...
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Former Footballer Takes Over Virginia’s Last Remaining Black-Owned Bank; Relaunches ...

First State Bank is touting a new name as well as a brand new stakeholder. The Danville, Va., bank, known as the last remaining Black-owned financial institutions in the state, revealed its new name as Movement ...