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Dolphins’ Kenny Stills Says He Will Continue Protesting During the Anthem

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills is warning that he will continue his protests during the playing of the national anthem, no matter what agreements the players reach with the league. Stills recently noted that his activism is “forever” and that he will continue to take a knee during the song no matter what others […]

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LeBron James Trolls Kaepernick Haters After Nike Stock Closes at Record High

Nike’s decision to make Colin Kaepernick the face of their ad campaign, was one of the most controversial decisions in the history of advertising. That decision, also appears to be working. On Thursday, ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell tweeted news of Nike’s historic end-of-day stock price: Nike stock closes at $83.47, an all-time high […]

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Poll: 36% Less Likely to Buy Nike Products After Kaepernick Ad

A poll taken since the Labor Day release of Colin Kaerpernick’s “Just Do It” ad for Nike sportswear, finds that 36 percent are less likely to buy Nike products. The poll conducted by Rasmussen between September 9th and 10th, found that 45 percent of respondents have at least a somewhat unfavorable view of former San […]

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NFL Owner Rips Trump for Criticizing Anthem Protesters

Dave Tepper has not been an NFL owner for a very long time. However, he’s wasted no time letting everyone know where he comes down on the issue of NFL anthem protests. Tepper, the billionaire businessman and hedge fund manager who purchased the Panthers in the offseason, decried President Trump’s rants against the protesters as […]

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Joins Players on Social Justice Issues

National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell spent nine hours meeting with social justice advocates in New Orleans on Tuesday, to find out just how the league could help promote social justice issues. Even as the NFL seems interested in putting an end to player protests during the national anthem, it is clear from Goodell’s participation […]

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Poll: Most Voters Approve of Kaepernick’s Nike Ad Campaign, Players’ Right to Protest

A Quinnipiac Poll finds that two-thirds of voters believe that NFL players have a right to protest during the national anthem. While the numbers split even on whether the players actually should protest during the nation’s song. The findings of the poll which questioned 1,000 U.S. voters, were released on Thursday. Among the questions, was […]

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Louisiana Mayor Reverses Ban of Nike Sportswear After Backlash

A Louisiana mayor who banned Nike products for use in city athletic programs, has reversed his decision after receiving considerable backlash over the ban. Last week, in the wake of the release of Nike’s 30th anniversary of its “Just Do It” campaign ad featuring national anthem protest inventor Colin Kaepernick, Ben Zahn, Mayor of Kenner, […]

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Rubio Praises NFL Anthem Protester for His Community Service

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) heaped praise upon Miami Dolphins wide receiver and outspoken anthem protester Kenny Stills on Wednesday. Though, the cause for Rubio’s accolades had less to do with Stills’ protests and more to do with his community service. Rubio captioned a tweet referencing Stills’ recent visit to a veterans hospital, and lauded the […]

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NBC’s Peter King Thinks Bills Should Sign Kaepernick

Longtime NFL writer Peter King, thinks the Buffalo Bills should sign free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick. “I think the Buffalo Bills should call him today,” King said Monday to host Christopher Russo on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio. The Bills lost 47-3 to Baltimore in their 2018 season-opener. In that game, they played two quarterbacks — […]

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Alabama Pastor Shreds Nike’s During Kaepernick Protest Sermon

A pastor in Alabama cut up Nike products with a pair of scissors, while delivering an impassioned sermon in opposition to the company’s decision to make Colin Kaepernick the face of their ad campaign. According to AL.com via Fox News: Rev. Mack Morris, of the Woodridge Baptist Church in Mobile, held a Nike headband and […]

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Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch Sits During National Anthem

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch sat during the national anthem ahead of the team’s season opener. Lynch declined to stand for the anthem before a game against the Los Angeles Rams on Monday night. Lynch also sat for the anthem all of last season but never gave a reason for […]

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Colin Kaepernick Selling #ImWithKap Jerseys on His Website

At first, Colin Kaepernick’s anthem protest revolution was televised. Now, the revolution is being commercialized. On Monday, Kaepernick posted a tweet letting his fans know that they can now purchase an official #ImWithKap jersey on his website. A portion of the sales — 20 percent — will go to fund Kaepernick’s “Know Your Rights” camp. A youth […]