national anthem

Megan Rapinoe

"I Have to Do Something": Megan Rapinoe Explains Why She is Kneeling for the National Anthem

Megan Rapinoe explained why she is kneeling during the national anthem.
Mike Vorkunov
president obama

President Obama Defends Colin Kaepernick, but Also Kinda Doesn't

President Obama spoke about the Colin Kaepernick protest at a Town Hall last night.
Mike Vorkunov
the cohn zone

Bay Area Blogger Tells Chip Kelly that Colin Kaepernick Should Refuse to Answer Media's Questions

This Kaepernick thing is making people so crazy a columnist actually said he should refuse to answer questions.
Sean Newell
Ryan Clark

ESPN Analyst and Former NFL Safety Ryan Clark Wore a Colin Kaepernick Jersey on 'Mike & Mike'

Ryan Clark provided perhaps the most visible sign of support for Colin Kaepernick on ESPN.
Joseph Flynn
national anthem

Cavs Fan, Bears Mascot Disrespect Flag, America, and Themselves During National Anthem

There was a lot of disrespect in Chicago last night.
Sean Newell

Stephen A. Smith Points Out NFL's Paid Patriotism Problem

NFL players only started appearing on field for the national anthem in 2009, which puts the whole Colin Kaepernick controversy in a new light.
Patrick Sauer

"Fucking Unbelievable": Megan Rapinoe on Washington Spirit Owner Playing Anthem While Players Still in Locker Room

Washington Spirit owner Bill Lynch accused Megan Rapinoe of hijacking the national anthem and announced that he was hijacking it back.
Leander Schaerlaeckens

Tortorella's Stance on National Anthem Protests Is Rather Un-American

John Tortorella said if any players from the USA's World Cup of Hockey team sit during the national anthem, they will be benched for the entire game.
Oren Weisfeld
Colin Kaepernick

Everyone Missed Colin Kaepernick’s First Protest Because No One Really Cares About Socks

Colin Kaepernick wore socks that depicted cops as pigs. People will surely react calmly.
Sean Newell
rodney harrison

Rodney Harrison on Colin Kaepernick: "He's Not Black"

Colin Kaepernick is black, actually.
Sean Newell

Why the Sports World Can't Handle Colin Kaepernick's Protest

Colin Kaepernick's protest was always going to go badly for him.
Sean Newell

NFL Players React to Colin Kaepernick Not Standing for the National Anthem

Don't worry, we have a bunch of (surprise!) white guys' jingoistic thoughts on the matter for you.
Liam Daniel Pierce