Colin Kaepernick Reaches Settlement With NFL In Collusion SuitHis lawsuit accused the league of colluding against him to prevent him from playing over his choice to kneel during the national anthem of football games.
'We Expected It': Adam Levine Opens Up About Performing At Super Bowl Amid ControversySeveral major acts reportedly declined to perform at the Super Bowl half-time show over the NFL’s handling of Colin Kaepernick and the national anthem kneeling debate. Artists like Rihanna, Jay-Z and Cardi B were among the stars who reportedly declined the offer.
Redskins The Latest To Hide Behind Tired Excuses For Not Signing KaepernickWashington signed Josh Johnson earlier this week after saying there was discussion about Kaepernick, but not enough time to familiarize him with the system.
Mary Bono Resigns As Interim USA Gymnastics President After Just 5 DaysTop gymnasts criticized her connection to a law firm accused of covering up abuse by Larry Nassar and for an anti-Nike tweet she sent after unsigned NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick was enlisted in the company's ad campaign.
Barbershop Owner Apologizes For Hanging Colin Kaepernick Doll From A NooseThe owner, who is known as “Bowtie Barber,” said he had the doll has been hanging in his shop since 2016, when the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback first took a knee during the national anthem, igniting a firestorm.
Mayor Bans City Clubs From Buying Nike Products Amid Debate Over Kaepernick AdAfter Nike's Colin Kaepernick campaign spurred an ongoing debate across the U.S., a Louisiana mayor banned the brand's products from his city's recreation facilities.
OC Principal Under Fire After Calling Colin Kaepernick 'An Anti-American Thug'Over a photo of a cut up Nike T-shirt, McGaugh Elementary School Principal Roni Burns-Ellis wrote on her personal Facebook page: “My newest rag! When Nike signs an anti-American thug to represent their brand, I will not support, wear, purchase or endorse their product.”
Colin Kaepernick 'Just Do It' Ad Sparks Nike BoycottThe company announced that the unsigned free agent, who is known for kneeling during the national anthem to bring attention to racial injustices, would join the company’s signature campaign.
Nike-Branded Clothes Destroyed On Social Media Over Colin Kaepernick Ad CampaignNike marked the 30th anniversary of the campaign with a new ad that said, “Believe in something. Even if it means sacrificing everything.”
Nike Takes Sides, Tapping Colin Kaepernick For New 'Just Do It' AdNike is throwing its weight behind one of the most polarizing figures in football, and America: former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick.
Report: Kaepernick's Legal Team Expected To Subpoena President Trump, VP Pence In Collusion CaseThe former quarterback's lawyers are reportedly looking to depose several members of the administration in their collusion case against the NFL.
Warriors' Steve Kerr Slams NFL's New Anthem Policy: 'They're Just Playing To Their Fan Base'Kerr argued that the NFL's decision was one that pandered to their fan base and created hysteria
Pizza Hut Replaces Papa John's As The NFL's Official SponsorThe announcement comes a day after Papa John's said it would end its sponsorship of the league.
Papa John's Will No Longer Be An Official Sponsor Of The NFLThe company's relationship with the league became strained after its founder John Schnatter criticized NFL leadership over national anthem protests by players.
Some Philadelphia Eagles Players Boycotting White House Visit Over TrumpWide receiver Torrey Smith, who raised his fist on the field to express solidarity with the "Black Lives Matter" movement, expressed his disapproval of Trump's war against players who take a knee during the national anthem to protest racism.