Civil Rights Activists Rally Outside Of NFL Headquarters Civil rights activists protested outside NFL headquarters Friday, calling on team owners to overturn their new national anthem policy and urging a boycott of the league and its sponsors.
Jets Chairman Says He'll Pay Any Anthem-Related Fines For Jets Players
NFL Discussing Possible Steps To Deal With Anthem ProtestsThe NFL approved a new owner for the Carolina Panthers, passed a rule to eject players who hit with their helmets, and took steps to spice up the kickoff.
Lady Antebellum Botches National Anthem At NHL Playoff GameHockey fans at the Bridgestone Arena in Tennessee groaned with displeasure when singer Charles Kelley skipped a line in the song and had to stop and regroup before the trio finished the performance.
Pence's Short Trip To NFL Game Cost Indianapolis Police $14KVice President Mike Pence's attendance at an NFL game that he quickly left after a national anthem protest cost Indianapolis about $14,000 in police overtime and other costs.
Christian Players Frustrated By Criticism For Anthem Protest"We all have a love for people. The Bible tells us love your brother as yourself so that's why we're doing it."
Group Calling National Anthem Lyrics Racist, Anti-BlackThey argue some interpretations conclude that the lyrics celebrate the deaths of black American slaves fighting for freedom.
NFL May Change Policy That Players 'Should' Stand For AnthemNFL owners will meet next week to consider changes to a game manual that says players "should" stand during the national anthem.
Reaction To Athletes' National Anthem Protests Mixed In Northern California
Oakland A's Bruce Maxwell Kneels During Anthem For 2nd Straight GameOakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell pressed a hand against his chest and took to a knee for the national anthem for the second straight game on Sunday, part of the protest movement that has been criticized by President Donald Trump.
Kaepernick's Frat And Players Protest On 1st NFL SundayColin Kaepernick's protest movement rolled on without him Sunday, as his fraternity marched in Detroit and players around the NFL sat or knelt during the national anthem.