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NYPD officers take a knee to support Colin Kaepernick, still ...

The Colin Kaepernick story has gotten seemingly endless attention because its reach goes far beyond football. A pretty good reminder of that came Saturday afternoon in New York City, which is far removed from Kaepernick’s former NFL ...
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Panthers cautious with Cam, won’t play him Saturday

Panthers fans will continue to wait for a fresh look at Cam Newton. NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported Friday that Carolina’s quarterback won’t dress for Saturday’s preseason bout with the Tennessee Titans, which will air at 3 p.m. ET on NFL ...
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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 ...
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Spike Lee promotes rally for Colin Kaepernick at NFL headquarters

The Colin Kaepernick saga has produced plenty of “I never thought I’d see that” moments, and here’s another: Legendary movie producer Spike Lee is promoting a rally at NFL headquarters on Aug. 23 for the unemployed ...
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Petition Demanding an NFL Team Sign Colin Kaepernick Or Face ...

Angered by the NFL’s alleged blackballing of star quarterback Colin Kaepernick, a group of fans have launched a petition threatening to boycott the league if he isn’t signed to a team this season. The Change.org ...
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Why it was important for the Falcons to honor Michael ...

Michael Vick‘s impact goes beyond the football field. From the commercials to the billboards, Vick dominated not only the City of Atlanta but also the whole world of sports in the 2000s. His reign as ...
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Lions draft bust Charles Rogers blames Vicodin and injuries, not ...

We have a fascination with NFL draft busts. Ryan Leaf, in his own way, is a part of NFL lore just like Peyton Manning. Not every failed draft pick ends up with a sad post-football story, ...
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Mental Illness | Former NFL-er Stanley Wilson II Busted for ...

Cormer Lions cornerback, Stanley Wilson I, was arrested in Oregon on Saturday after trying to break into a home before getting butt naked. via NYDN: Police told KGW.com that they received a call from the ...
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Sports | Expect plenty of offense in Super Bowl LI: ...

This Sunday will mark the 51st edition of the NFL’s championship game, commonly known as the Super Bowl. This year’s matchup will be quite the treat when the AFC champion New England Patriots take on ...
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Lady Gaga’s Super Bowl Halftime Show Performance & Drone Heaven

Today’s the day and Lady Gaga is reportedly capturing her moment from every single angle there is from the ground to the sky with hundreds of drones looming in the sky of the NRG Stadium. ...
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Sports | Atlanta Falcons: UNBROKEN (SuperBowl 51 Promo)

HOUSTON – Even after losing in the playoffs, the Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers continue to have their fingerprints on this Super Bowl. For the NFL’s ticket-resale business, the absences of those ...