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January 1, 2017; Santa Clara, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) passes the football to wide receiver Jeremy Kerley (17) ... Many people are not happy that Johnny Manziel is getting another shot at the NFL while Colin Kaepernick can't get a look, and Manziel has heard ...
Colin Kaepernick absolutely, 100% DESERVES to be in the NFL. The league is filled with hot garbage quarterbacks and he is clearly better than many of them. And don't bother with the "teams don't want a distraction" nonsense. During his final season with the 49ers, when he was kneeling during ...
The renewed interest in Manziel has reignited criticism over Colin Kaepernick remaining unsigned for over a year. Many in the sports world feel Manziel's checkered past would make him a more suspect signing than Kaepernick, who many feel was not signed because of his national anthem protest.
Negus (noun): king, ruler--used as a title of the sovereign of Ethiopia, according to Merriam-Webster. Former NFL quarterback-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick was 2017's undisputed winner for America's blackest man with his protest against the killings of unarmed black, men, women and children ...

Oh, and while we're at it, it's pretty clear the owners have every intention of clamping down on any other players who tries to carry on Kaepernick's legacy. Rattled by another big dip in the television ratings and an increasing number of empty seats, the league seems determined to banish peaceful ...
... NFL—plus a new twist on the Lebron-Jordan debate—with Andrew Brandt, columnist for The MMQB and The Athletic and the host of the Business of Sports podcast. Brandt details his time as an executive with the Green Bay Packers and dishes on whether or not the NFL is blackballing Colin Kaepernick.
These days you probably won't find two more lightning rod personalities in football, and perhaps all of sports, than Colin Kaepernick and Johnny Manziel. In virtually every discussion with regard to bringing in a quarterback, whether it be a starter or a backup, one or both of them inevitably comes up.
"All I want to know is ... when are they going to hire Colin Kaepernick ?" Cardi tweeted two days after Trump's comments. "All these football team owners talking and all lat but when is y'all going to hire Colin Kaepernick," she added. Kaepernick filed a grievance against the NFL in October, accusing league ...
No Eagles or Patriots player is expected to take a knee when the national anthem is sung before Super Bowl LII kicks off, which means the biggest story of the 2017 NFL season won't have a role in its biggest game. Colin Kaepernick began kneeling during the national anthem as a protest against racial ...
A Penn Law professor is presiding over an internal collusion lawsuit between the National Football League and former starting quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Law professor Stephen B. Burbank. On Oct. 15, Kaepernick filed a grievance through the Collective Bargaining Agreement against the NFL alleging ...
A Penn Law professor is presiding over an internal collusion lawsuit between the National Football League and former starting quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Law professor Stephen B. Burbank. On Oct. 15, Kaepernick filed a grievance through the Collective Bargaining Agreement against the NFL alleging ...
Despite my brother @meekmill's current circumstances, he continues to stay connected in the community of Philly. He pledged to go #10for10 on my #MillionDollarPledge. We're both donating $10k for a combined $20k to Youth Service Inc. Keep staying strong Meek, we love you brother! https://t.co/ ...
he told CNN's Van Jones on the premiere of his program, "The Van Jones Show," airing Saturday at 7 p.m. ET on CNN. "We confuse the idea of having a job with fulfilling your purpose," he added. In August 2016, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sat in protest during the national anthem ...
Colin Kaepernick and Stephen Curry on Friday each donated $10,000 to United Playaz, a San Francisco-based violence prevention and youth development organization. Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback who in 2016 kneeled during national anthems to protest racial injustice and ...

In a philanthropic game of H-O-R-S-E, Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant matched Colin Kaepernick by making a $10,000 donation Wednesday to a South Bay media and social justice organization. Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback who in 2016 took a knee during ...
People say that this moment of athletic activism started with Colin Kaepernick taking that knee during the national anthem. But as Kaepernick would be the first to acknowledge, it didn't begin with a knee; it started with the Black Lives Matter movement and the pressing need to stand up to racism and police ...
That is why the sports story of 2017 was how many NFL teams chose to flush their seasons, screw their fan bases, and gut the local economies that had lavished them with tax payer dollars rather than sign free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick. In 2016, Kaepernick threw for 16 touchdowns and had only ...
San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid says he won't mind if his national anthem protests cost him a job during his free agency. When asked if he was “concerned” if the protests would affect his prospects he said: "I would say I understand that's a possibility. And I'm completely fine with it. The things that I've ...
Colin Kaepernick receives the SI Muhammad Ali Legacy Award during Sports Illustrated 2017 Sportsperson of the Year Show on Dec. 5, 2017, in New York City. (Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images for Sports Illustrated). This year, for each day of Kwanzaa, The Root is highlighting one person from the community ...
Colin Kaepernick made a surprise appearance Sunday night in Los Angeles, citing his mission of protest in accepting an advocacy award at an ACLU of Southern California banquet. "We all have an obligation no matter the risk, and regardless of reward, to stand up for our fellow men and women who are ...
While we're mulling fascinating QB rooms, why not break the Internet entirely and have Oakland bring in Colin Kaepernick, who might be in better shape than any of the three aforementioned quarterbacks? What's more, the Raiders have probably the lone owner in the NFL who not only would not have a ...
... NFL—plus a new twist on the Lebron-Jordan debate—with Andrew Brandt, columnist for The MMQB and The Athletic and the host of the Business of Sports podcast. Brandt details his time as an executive with the Green Bay Packers and dishes on whether or not the NFL is blackballing Colin Kaepernick.
Other than keeping the few black and brown workers at KFC busy filling his order for a bucket of chicken, and employing the once great and now fallen, Dr. Ben Carson, what has President Supremacy Von AgentOrangeFace done for Black America, or more importantly the Black America that isn't in the 1 ...
NFL free agent Colin Kaepernick announced Wednesday that he will name 10 beneficiaries over the next 10 days for the final $100,000 of his $1 million pledge to charity. Each organization picked will receive an additional $10,000 from a different celebrity. The first charity announced was Silicon Valley ...
Colin Kaepernick's done so much good this past year ... the NFL should lose its 'Man of the Year' award and give the man a damn centennial trophy -- so says rock legend Tom Morello. We got the Rage/Audioslave guitarist out in West Hollywood ... and he told us Kaepernick's work off the field makes the ...
I thought I understood where Colin Kaepernick and other players were coming from. Black deaths by law enforcement were like a national epidemic. They could have thought, “I should use my prominence to address this national problem; Many words have been spoken, reported, and quietly ignored; I must ...
I thought of the diminished stature of the great furnace master (despite Mike Pence's feverish pumping of the bellows) while reading a fascinating profile about someone Trump attempted to sear with inflammatory tweets: NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick. The occasion was Sports Illustrated's having ...
"What's stopping Colin Kaepernick from being in the league? You trying to tell me he can't play in the league right now?" T.O. said to TMZ Sports. T.O.'s been pushing for an NFL comeback for years -- but says he, like Kaep, will never be given an opportunity since owners and GMs ain't just looking at what ...
Elephants use their trunks to smell for possible danger in the Tsavo East national park, Kenya. The Trump administration is lifting a federal ban ...
GQ's recent selection of Colin Kaepernick as a “man of the year,” specifically “citizen of the year,” and recent Veteran's Day ceremonies have ...
Colin Kaepernick has had one heck of a year as the NFL's most outspoken activist. He joins a list of athletes who have used their platform for ...
SI legal analyst Michael McCann shares why Colin Kaepernick decided to file his grievance case against the NFL now as opposed to earlier in ...
Former New York Giants running back Tiki Barber looks at how expectations changed for the Green Bay Packers after Aaron Rodgers' injury ...
Watch Prophets of Rage Salute Colin Kaepernick in New Video ... On the opposition of Colin Kaepernick in today's sports world, we ask 'is it the ...
One of the Olympians who iconically raised his fist at the 1968 games says Colin Kaepernick will not play in the NFL again, but adds ... it won't ...
Colin Kaepernick has filed a grievance against NFL owners, alleging they colluded to keep him from playing, multiple outlets reported on ...
By any reasonable metric of professional sports, the failure of any of the 32 National Football League teams to employ quarterback Colin ...
Free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick is pursuing a collusion grievance against the NFL under the CBA, according to Jason La Canfora of ...
Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has filed a grievance against the NFL, alleging the owners colluded to keep him out ...
The Eagles defensive end who donated his entire salary to charity isn't here for Kap-bashing. Chris Long has been getting a lot of attention since he appeared on CBS This Morning earlier in December. The segment focused on the Eagles defensive end's charitable donations and giving back to his ...
J. Cole doesn't remember how he met Colin Kaepernick. They just happened to run into each other a few times the year of Kap's rookie season ...
Christopher 'Kid' Reid recently came under fire for dressing up at Colin Kaepernick in a Jason Whitlock sketch mocking the former quarterback, ...
Willie McGinest joined OMF on Tuesday in his weekly spot and gave his opinion on the controversial Colin Kaepernick situation. He believes ...
Former Jacksonville Jaguars running back has a great solution to the quarterback meltdown we're experiencing here: Colin Kaepernick.
Colin Kaepernick is the most ballyhooed unemployed quarterback since Tim Tebow. Let's play scout: Kap is a quarterback who has ...
Free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick wants to play football this season, even as NFL teams move into their second week of games without ...
Remember last month when Michael Vick appeared on Speak for Yourself with Colin Cowherd and the king of black self-hate himself, Jason ...


 

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