Business Education Entertainment Health Politics Science/Nature Technology UK News Uncategorized US & World

Eminem Defends Anthem Kneelers, Nike’s Kaepernick Ad Against ‘F*cking Moron’ Critics

Rapper Eminem defended NFL anthem kneelers and Nike’s ad campaign starring Colin Kaepernick, referring to critics as “fucking moron[s]” in a new interview with hip-hop radio host Sway Calloway. “It’s infuriating. Infuriating. Like really?” Eminem said when asked about people burning their Nike gear over their decision to feature Kaepernick in their new “Just Do […]

Business Education Entertainment Health Politics Science/Nature Technology UK News Uncategorized US & World

FS1’s Sharpe: Mychal Kendricks’ Signing Despite Legal Issues ‘Reeks of Hypocrisy’ with Kaepernick

Friday on Fox Sports 1’s “Undisputed,” co-host Shannon Sharpe lamented the “hypocrisy” in the Seattle Seahawks signing linebacker Mychal Kendricks to a one-year deal despite him pleading guilty to charges of insider trading. “I’m not going to say that someone shouldn’t accept a job, but this reeks of hypocrisy, Skip,” said Sharpe. “Kendrick is good enough […]

Business Education Entertainment Health Politics Science/Nature Technology UK News Uncategorized US & World

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 […]

Business Education Entertainment Health Politics Science/Nature Technology UK News Uncategorized US & World

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 […]

Business Education Entertainment Health Politics Science/Nature Technology UK News Uncategorized US & World

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 […]

Business Education Entertainment Health Politics Science/Nature Technology UK News Uncategorized US & World

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 […]

Business Education Entertainment Health Politics Science/Nature Technology UK News Uncategorized US & World

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 […]

Business Education Entertainment Health Politics Science/Nature Technology UK News Uncategorized US & World

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 […]

Business Education Entertainment Health Politics Science/Nature Technology UK News Uncategorized US & World

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 — […]

Business Education Entertainment Health Politics Science/Nature Technology UK News Uncategorized US & World

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 […]

Business Education Entertainment Health Politics Science/Nature Technology UK News Uncategorized US & World

‘Monday Night Football’ Suffers Lowest Early Game Numbers in over a Decade

The NFL’s primetime numbers suffered greatly during the season opener, and on Sunday Night Football. And as the early returns from Monday Night Football start to trickle in, that trend doesn’t look like it’s changing. According to Austin Karp — assistant managing editor at SportsBusiness Daily — the numbers for the early game were historically low: ESPN’s […]