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Colin Kaepernick, Nobel Peace Prize winner? Why a civil rights icon is advocating

Colin Kaepernick, Nobel Peace Prize winner? Why a civil rights icon is advocating

Dr. Harry Edwards’ explains his impassioned goal for the former 49ers quarterback is a nomination at minimum

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Brett Favre denies trying to compare Colin Kaepernick with Pat Tillman

Brett Favre denies trying to compare Colin Kaepernick with Pat Tillman

Brett Favre on Monday backtracked his remarks equating Colin Kaepernick with Pat Tillman, the former Arizona Cardinals safety who left his career to join the A [...]

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Brett Favre compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman, thinks Kaepernick will be stamped with 'hero status'

Brett Favre compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman, thinks Kaepernick will be stamped with 'hero status'

In an interview with TMZ Sports, the Green Bay Packers legend said he believes former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick should get another shot [...]

Read full article: Brett Favre compares Colin Kaepernick to...→
Brett Favre: Colin Kaepernick ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman

Brett Favre: Colin Kaepernick ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman

Brett Favre said he thinks Colin Kaepernick will reach a “hero status” similar to the late Pat Tillman.

Read full article: Brett Favre: Colin Kaepernick ‘hero’ lik...→
Brett Favre: Kaepernick Will Reach Tillman-like 'Hero Status'

Brett Favre: Kaepernick Will Reach Tillman-like 'Hero Status'

Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre feels Colin Kaepernick will eventually have "hero status" like legendary Pat Tillman.Tillman was a standout safety for the [...]

Read full article: Brett Favre: Kaepernick Will Reach Tillm...→
Kaepernick to Fund Legal Aid for Protesters

Kaepernick to Fund Legal Aid for Protesters

Former NFL star and civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick is helping to fund the cost of legal representation for some protesters who were arrested during dem [...]

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Lynn: Kaepernick fits Chargers style but no workouts planned

Lynn: Kaepernick fits Chargers style but no workouts planned

The Los Angeles Chargers could explore bringing in Colin Kaepernick for a workout depending on what happens during the preseason, but right now, nothing is sch [...]

Read full article: Lynn: Kaepernick fits Chargers style but...→
Colin Kaepernick to join Medium as only minority board member

Colin Kaepernick to join Medium as only minority board member

The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback will be the fifth, and only minority, member of the blog site's board.

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Colin Kaepernick added to Medium's board of directors, will help create stories focused on race and civil rights

Colin Kaepernick added to Medium's board of directors, will help create stories focused on race and civil rights

Athlete-turned-civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick has been added to the board of directors at blogging platform Medium, CEO Ev Williams announced on Thursd [...]

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick added to Medium's board...→
Chargers Could Bring in Colin Kaepernick for a Workout

Chargers Could Bring in Colin Kaepernick for a Workout

Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t mean he will be coming in anytime soon or at all. Anthony Lynn said Wednesday t [...]

Read full article: Chargers Could Bring in Colin Kaepernick...→
Doug Pederson says Eagles might consider signing Colin Kaepernick

Doug Pederson says Eagles might consider signing Colin Kaepernick

The Philadelphia Eagles may be another team interested in quarterback Colin Kaepernick and his services, according to head coach Doug Pederson.

Read full article: Doug Pederson says Eagles might consider...→
Chargers Place Kaepernick on 'Workout List,' Haven't Contacted Him

Chargers Place Kaepernick on 'Workout List,' Haven't Contacted Him

The Los Angeles Chargers have placed former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on its "workout list,' but head coach Anthony Lynn said Wednesday [...]

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Trump: Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in the NFL

Trump: Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in the NFL

President Trump — who famously said NFL owners should fire any “son of a bitch” who knelt during the national anthem — now says Colin Kaepernick should get ano [...]

Read full article: Trump: Colin Kaepernick should get anoth...→
Chargers add Colin Kaepernick to workout list: ‘Crazy not to’

Chargers add Colin Kaepernick to workout list: ‘Crazy not to’

At least one coach may be taking Roger Goodell’s statement on Colin Kaepernick seriously. Two days after the NFL commissioner encouraged teams to sign the free [...]

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Los Angeles Chargers Coach Anthony Lynn On Colin Kaepernick: 'It Would Be Crazy To Not Have Him On Your Workout List'

Los Angeles Chargers Coach Anthony Lynn On Colin Kaepernick: 'It Would Be Crazy To Not Have Him On Your Workout List'

The Chargers head coach said on a conference call today that though he's happy with the three quarterbacks the team has, 'you can never have too many people wa [...]

Read full article: Los Angeles Chargers Coach Anthony Lynn ...→
NFL Commissioner Encourages Teams to Sign Colin Kaepernick

NFL Commissioner Encourages Teams to Sign Colin Kaepernick

The NFL commissioner now says he’s encouraging teams to sign former 49er Colin Kaepernick. He’s been out of the league for three years, and public opinion is a [...]

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Megan Rapinoe praises Colin Kaepernick for

Megan Rapinoe praises Colin Kaepernick for "fighting oppression"

Speaking at the ESPYs on Sunday, the USWNT star praised the former San Francisco 49ers QB for "not shying away" in the fight against racism.

Read full article: Megan Rapinoe praises Colin Kaepernick f...→

Burgess Owens 'willing to not watch the game' if NFL allows players to kneel during national anthem

Burgess Owens, a former player for the New York Jets, said that he is prepared to stop watching the NFL because of commissioner Roger Goodell’s encouragement o [...]

Read full article: Burgess Owens 'willing to not watch the ...→
'Hero Status': Brett Favre Says Colin Kaepernick Will One Day Be Looked At As A Hero Similarly To Pat Tillman

'Hero Status': Brett Favre Says Colin Kaepernick Will One Day Be Looked At As A Hero Similarly To Pat Tillman

Brett Favre believes that the NFL and general sports world will soon look at quarterback Colin Kaepernick as a "hero" to the game of football in a similar fash [...]

Read full article: 'Hero Status': Brett Favre Says Colin Ka...→
Megan Rapinoe vows racism fight, praises Colin Kaepernick in speech

Megan Rapinoe vows racism fight, praises Colin Kaepernick in speech

U.S. women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe vowed to continue to fight racism and praised Colin Kaepernick for protesting during the national anthem during the 2016 [...]

Read full article: Megan Rapinoe vows racism fight, praises...→
Colin Kaepernick will be considered a ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman: Brett Favre

Colin Kaepernick will be considered a ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman: Brett Favre

Brett Favre considers Colin Kaepernick to be in lofty company. The Hall of Fame quarterback said Kaepernick will receive “hero status” for his willingness to s [...]

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick will be considered a ‘h...→
Colin Kaepernick has shot to make NFL again with these two teams, Super Bowl-winning coach says

Colin Kaepernick has shot to make NFL again with these two teams, Super Bowl-winning coach says

NFL teams have been encouraged to give Colin Kaepernick another shot and at least two coaches and one owner have said that they would consider signing the quar [...]

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick has shot to make NFL ag...→
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Bears’ Chuck Pagano: ‘Eyes are opened up’ about social justice

Bears’ Chuck Pagano: ‘Eyes are opened up’ about social justice

Former cornerback Antonio Cromartie told Bleacher Report last fall that Pagano told the Colts not to kneel during the national anthem in 2016, the year Colin K [...]

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Trump weighs in on Kaepernick: QB should return to NFL ‘if he deserves it’

Trump weighs in on Kaepernick: QB should return to NFL ‘if he deserves it’

President Trump is open to the idea of quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who started a protest movement of kneeling during the national anthem that he and his poli [...]

Read full article: Trump weighs in on Kaepernick: QB should...→
President Trump would ‘absolutely’ support return to NFL for Colin Kaepernick

President Trump would ‘absolutely’ support return to NFL for Colin Kaepernick

"I would love to see him get another shot, but obviously, he has to be able to play well."

Read full article: President Trump would ‘absolutely’ suppo...→
Coach Says Kaepernick Fits LA Chargers' Style But No Workouts Planned

Coach Says Kaepernick Fits LA Chargers' Style But No Workouts Planned

Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t mean he will be coming in anytime soon or at all.

Read full article: Coach Says Kaepernick Fits LA Chargers' ...→
Trump: Colin Kaepernick Should Play Again in the NFL 'If He Deserves It'

Trump: Colin Kaepernick Should Play Again in the NFL 'If He Deserves It'

Trump said he agreed that former quarterback Colin Kaepernick should be allowed to return to the NFL if he had the athletic ability.

Read full article: Trump: Colin Kaepernick Should Play Agai...→
A lot of chatter about Colin Kaepernick, but does it represent progress?

A lot of chatter about Colin Kaepernick, but does it represent progress?

Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn says Colin Kaepernick fits his team’s style.

Read full article: A lot of chatter about Colin Kaepernick,...→
Addressing racial issues in the NFL won’t mean anything until Colin Kaepernick is signed

Addressing racial issues in the NFL won’t mean anything until Colin Kaepernick is signed

Nothing commissioner Roger Goodell or team owners and coaches say will have any weight until that wrong is righted.

Read full article: Addressing racial issues in the NFL won’...→
Chargers to work out Kaepernick

Chargers to work out Kaepernick

The Los Angeles Chargers plan to work out free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick later this summer, Chargers coach Anthony Lynn told reporters Wednesday.

Read full article: Chargers to work out Kaepernick...→
Kurtenbach: Why the 49ers flying a ‘Black Lives Matter’ flag is important

Kurtenbach: Why the 49ers flying a ‘Black Lives Matter’ flag is important

It took years, but it seems the 49ers, the NFL, and the country are picking up Colin Kaepernick’s message.

Read full article: Kurtenbach: Why the 49ers flying a ‘Blac...→
U.S. Women's Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Praises Colin Kaepernick, Promises to Fight Racism

U.S. Women's Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Praises Colin Kaepernick, Promises to Fight Racism

U.S. soccer star Megan Rapinoe is once again praising former NFL player Colin Kaepernick for creating the national anthem protest movement.

Read full article: U.S. Women's Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe P...→
Brett Favre Compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman: 'I Assume Hero Status Will Be Stamped'

Brett Favre Compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman: 'I Assume Hero Status Will Be Stamped'

Brett Favre says that Colin Kaepernick's decision to forego his NFL career in order to continue his anthem protests and social justice

Read full article: Brett Favre Compares Colin Kaepernick to...→

Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t [...]

Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t mean he will be coming in anytime soon or at all. Anthony Lynn said Wednesday t [...]

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Raiders' owner Mark Davis gave team his 'blessing' to sign Colin Kaepernick in 2017

Raiders' owner Mark Davis gave team his 'blessing' to sign Colin Kaepernick in 2017

Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis said he’s more than open to the idea of signing Colin Kaepernick, adding he gave his “blessing” to do so back in 2017.

Read full article: Raiders' owner Mark Davis gave team his ...→
Colin Kaepernick scores columnist gig at Medium

Colin Kaepernick scores columnist gig at Medium

Colin Kaepernick has turned his civil rights work into a media gig. The former NFL quarterback known for kneeling during the national anthem to protest police [...]

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick scores columnist gig at...→
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Trump could see Colin Kaepernick back in the NFL 'if he has the ability'

Trump could see Colin Kaepernick back in the NFL 'if he has the ability'

President Trump reiterated Wednesday night he would like to see Colin Kaepernick get another shot in the NFL “if he has the ability.”

Read full article: Trump could see Colin Kaepernick back in...→
President Trump supports Colin Kaepernick rejoining the NFL

President Trump supports Colin Kaepernick rejoining the NFL

Trump told WJLA-TV on Wednesday that “absolutely, he would” be supportive of Kapernick getting another shot in the NFL, assuming he can play well enough to ear [...]

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Trump Now Says Anthem-Kneeler Kaepernick Deserves Shot at NFL

Trump Now Says Anthem-Kneeler Kaepernick Deserves Shot at NFL

Donald Trump said in an interview that quarterback Colin Kaepernick deserves another chance in the NFL, even after the president repeatedly criticized him for [...]

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Trump says he 'absolutely' would support Colin Kaepernick getting second shot in NFL despite kneeling controversy

Trump says he 'absolutely' would support Colin Kaepernick getting second shot in NFL despite kneeling controversy

President Trump lent some support Wednesday to former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, saying he would "love to see him get another shot" if he still has the [...]

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Chargers ‘probably’ will try out Colin Kaepernick, coach says

Chargers ‘probably’ will try out Colin Kaepernick, coach says

Anthony Lynn appears to be the first coach to express interest in looking at the controversial quarterback, who has been out of football since 2016.

Read full article: Chargers ‘probably’ will try out Colin K...→
Eytan Shander: It's time for a new definition of 'stick to sports'

Eytan Shander: It's time for a new definition of 'stick to sports'

Plus, why we're rallying around Brandon Brooks (again) and why you should bet on Colin Kaepernick

Read full article: Eytan Shander: It's time for a new defin...→
Colin Kaepernick, Nobel Peace Prize winner? Why a civil rights icon is advocating

Colin Kaepernick, Nobel Peace Prize winner? Why a civil rights icon is advocating

Dr. Harry Edwards’ explains his impassioned goal for the former 49ers quarterback is a nomination at minimum

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick, Nobel Peace Prize winn...→
Kurtenbach: Why the 49ers flying a ‘Black Lives Matter’ flag is important

Kurtenbach: Why the 49ers flying a ‘Black Lives Matter’ flag is important

It took years, but it seems the 49ers, the NFL, and the country are picking up Colin Kaepernick’s message.

Read full article: Kurtenbach: Why the 49ers flying a ‘Blac...→

Burgess Owens 'willing to not watch the game' if NFL allows players to kneel during national anthem

Burgess Owens, a former player for the New York Jets, said that he is prepared to stop watching the NFL because of commissioner Roger Goodell’s encouragement o [...]

Read full article: Burgess Owens 'willing to not watch the ...→
Brett Favre compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman, thinks Kaepernick will be stamped with 'hero status'

Brett Favre compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman, thinks Kaepernick will be stamped with 'hero status'

In an interview with TMZ Sports, the Green Bay Packers legend said he believes former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick should get another shot [...]

Read full article: Brett Favre compares Colin Kaepernick to...→
Megan Rapinoe vows racism fight, praises Colin Kaepernick in speech

Megan Rapinoe vows racism fight, praises Colin Kaepernick in speech

U.S. women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe vowed to continue to fight racism and praised Colin Kaepernick for protesting during the national anthem during the 2016 [...]

Read full article: Megan Rapinoe vows racism fight, praises...→
Brett Favre: Kaepernick Will Reach Tillman-like 'Hero Status'

Brett Favre: Kaepernick Will Reach Tillman-like 'Hero Status'

Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre feels Colin Kaepernick will eventually have "hero status" like legendary Pat Tillman.Tillman was a standout safety for the [...]

Read full article: Brett Favre: Kaepernick Will Reach Tillm...→
Brett Favre Compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman: 'I Assume Hero Status Will Be Stamped'

Brett Favre Compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman: 'I Assume Hero Status Will Be Stamped'

Brett Favre says that Colin Kaepernick's decision to forego his NFL career in order to continue his anthem protests and social justice

Read full article: Brett Favre Compares Colin Kaepernick to...→
Colin Kaepernick has shot to make NFL again with these two teams, Super Bowl-winning coach says

Colin Kaepernick has shot to make NFL again with these two teams, Super Bowl-winning coach says

NFL teams have been encouraged to give Colin Kaepernick another shot and at least two coaches and one owner have said that they would consider signing the quar [...]

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick has shot to make NFL ag...→
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Lynn: Kaepernick fits Chargers style but no workouts planned

Lynn: Kaepernick fits Chargers style but no workouts planned

The Los Angeles Chargers could explore bringing in Colin Kaepernick for a workout depending on what happens during the preseason, but right now, nothing is sch [...]

Read full article: Lynn: Kaepernick fits Chargers style but...→
Raiders' owner Mark Davis gave team his 'blessing' to sign Colin Kaepernick in 2017

Raiders' owner Mark Davis gave team his 'blessing' to sign Colin Kaepernick in 2017

Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis said he’s more than open to the idea of signing Colin Kaepernick, adding he gave his “blessing” to do so back in 2017.

Read full article: Raiders' owner Mark Davis gave team his ...→
Bears’ Chuck Pagano: ‘Eyes are opened up’ about social justice

Bears’ Chuck Pagano: ‘Eyes are opened up’ about social justice

Former cornerback Antonio Cromartie told Bleacher Report last fall that Pagano told the Colts not to kneel during the national anthem in 2016, the year Colin K [...]

Read full article: Bears’ Chuck Pagano: ‘Eyes are opened up...→
Colin Kaepernick added to Medium's board of directors, will help create stories focused on race and civil rights

Colin Kaepernick added to Medium's board of directors, will help create stories focused on race and civil rights

Athlete-turned-civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick has been added to the board of directors at blogging platform Medium, CEO Ev Williams announced on Thursd [...]

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick added to Medium's board...→
Trump could see Colin Kaepernick back in the NFL 'if he has the ability'

Trump could see Colin Kaepernick back in the NFL 'if he has the ability'

President Trump reiterated Wednesday night he would like to see Colin Kaepernick get another shot in the NFL “if he has the ability.”

Read full article: Trump could see Colin Kaepernick back in...→
President Trump would ‘absolutely’ support return to NFL for Colin Kaepernick

President Trump would ‘absolutely’ support return to NFL for Colin Kaepernick

"I would love to see him get another shot, but obviously, he has to be able to play well."

Read full article: President Trump would ‘absolutely’ suppo...→
Doug Pederson says Eagles might consider signing Colin Kaepernick

Doug Pederson says Eagles might consider signing Colin Kaepernick

The Philadelphia Eagles may be another team interested in quarterback Colin Kaepernick and his services, according to head coach Doug Pederson.

Read full article: Doug Pederson says Eagles might consider...→
Trump Now Says Anthem-Kneeler Kaepernick Deserves Shot at NFL

Trump Now Says Anthem-Kneeler Kaepernick Deserves Shot at NFL

Donald Trump said in an interview that quarterback Colin Kaepernick deserves another chance in the NFL, even after the president repeatedly criticized him for [...]

Read full article: Trump Now Says Anthem-Kneeler Kaepernick...→
Trump: Colin Kaepernick Should Play Again in the NFL 'If He Deserves It'

Trump: Colin Kaepernick Should Play Again in the NFL 'If He Deserves It'

Trump said he agreed that former quarterback Colin Kaepernick should be allowed to return to the NFL if he had the athletic ability.

Read full article: Trump: Colin Kaepernick Should Play Agai...→
Trump: Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in the NFL

Trump: Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in the NFL

President Trump — who famously said NFL owners should fire any “son of a bitch” who knelt during the national anthem — now says Colin Kaepernick should get ano [...]

Read full article: Trump: Colin Kaepernick should get anoth...→
Chargers ‘probably’ will try out Colin Kaepernick, coach says

Chargers ‘probably’ will try out Colin Kaepernick, coach says

Anthony Lynn appears to be the first coach to express interest in looking at the controversial quarterback, who has been out of football since 2016.

Read full article: Chargers ‘probably’ will try out Colin K...→
Addressing racial issues in the NFL won’t mean anything until Colin Kaepernick is signed

Addressing racial issues in the NFL won’t mean anything until Colin Kaepernick is signed

Nothing commissioner Roger Goodell or team owners and coaches say will have any weight until that wrong is righted.

Read full article: Addressing racial issues in the NFL won’...→
Los Angeles Chargers Coach Anthony Lynn On Colin Kaepernick: 'It Would Be Crazy To Not Have Him On Your Workout List'

Los Angeles Chargers Coach Anthony Lynn On Colin Kaepernick: 'It Would Be Crazy To Not Have Him On Your Workout List'

The Chargers head coach said on a conference call today that though he's happy with the three quarterbacks the team has, 'you can never have too many people wa [...]

Read full article: Los Angeles Chargers Coach Anthony Lynn ...→
Eytan Shander: It's time for a new definition of 'stick to sports'

Eytan Shander: It's time for a new definition of 'stick to sports'

Plus, why we're rallying around Brandon Brooks (again) and why you should bet on Colin Kaepernick

Read full article: Eytan Shander: It's time for a new defin...→
Megan Rapinoe praises Colin Kaepernick for

Megan Rapinoe praises Colin Kaepernick for "fighting oppression"

Speaking at the ESPYs on Sunday, the USWNT star praised the former San Francisco 49ers QB for "not shying away" in the fight against racism.

Read full article: Megan Rapinoe praises Colin Kaepernick f...→
Brett Favre denies trying to compare Colin Kaepernick with Pat Tillman

Brett Favre denies trying to compare Colin Kaepernick with Pat Tillman

Brett Favre on Monday backtracked his remarks equating Colin Kaepernick with Pat Tillman, the former Arizona Cardinals safety who left his career to join the A [...]

Read full article: Brett Favre denies trying to compare Col...→
U.S. Women's Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Praises Colin Kaepernick, Promises to Fight Racism

U.S. Women's Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Praises Colin Kaepernick, Promises to Fight Racism

U.S. soccer star Megan Rapinoe is once again praising former NFL player Colin Kaepernick for creating the national anthem protest movement.

Read full article: U.S. Women's Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe P...→
'Hero Status': Brett Favre Says Colin Kaepernick Will One Day Be Looked At As A Hero Similarly To Pat Tillman

'Hero Status': Brett Favre Says Colin Kaepernick Will One Day Be Looked At As A Hero Similarly To Pat Tillman

Brett Favre believes that the NFL and general sports world will soon look at quarterback Colin Kaepernick as a "hero" to the game of football in a similar fash [...]

Read full article: 'Hero Status': Brett Favre Says Colin Ka...→
Brett Favre: Colin Kaepernick ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman

Brett Favre: Colin Kaepernick ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman

Brett Favre said he thinks Colin Kaepernick will reach a “hero status” similar to the late Pat Tillman.

Read full article: Brett Favre: Colin Kaepernick ‘hero’ lik...→
Colin Kaepernick will be considered a ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman: Brett Favre

Colin Kaepernick will be considered a ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman: Brett Favre

Brett Favre considers Colin Kaepernick to be in lofty company. The Hall of Fame quarterback said Kaepernick will receive “hero status” for his willingness to s [...]

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick will be considered a ‘h...→
Kaepernick to Fund Legal Aid for Protesters

Kaepernick to Fund Legal Aid for Protesters

Former NFL star and civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick is helping to fund the cost of legal representation for some protesters who were arrested during dem [...]

Read full article: Kaepernick to Fund Legal Aid for Protest...→

Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t [...]

Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t mean he will be coming in anytime soon or at all. Anthony Lynn said Wednesday t [...]

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles C...→
Colin Kaepernick to join Medium as only minority board member

Colin Kaepernick to join Medium as only minority board member

The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback will be the fifth, and only minority, member of the blog site's board.

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick to join Medium as only ...→
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Colin Kaepernick scores columnist gig at Medium

Colin Kaepernick scores columnist gig at Medium

Colin Kaepernick has turned his civil rights work into a media gig. The former NFL quarterback known for kneeling during the national anthem to protest police [...]

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick scores columnist gig at...→
  • #Colin Kaepernick
Trump weighs in on Kaepernick: QB should return to NFL ‘if he deserves it’

Trump weighs in on Kaepernick: QB should return to NFL ‘if he deserves it’

President Trump is open to the idea of quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who started a protest movement of kneeling during the national anthem that he and his poli [...]

Read full article: Trump weighs in on Kaepernick: QB should...→
Chargers Could Bring in Colin Kaepernick for a Workout

Chargers Could Bring in Colin Kaepernick for a Workout

Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t mean he will be coming in anytime soon or at all. Anthony Lynn said Wednesday t [...]

Read full article: Chargers Could Bring in Colin Kaepernick...→
President Trump supports Colin Kaepernick rejoining the NFL

President Trump supports Colin Kaepernick rejoining the NFL

Trump told WJLA-TV on Wednesday that “absolutely, he would” be supportive of Kapernick getting another shot in the NFL, assuming he can play well enough to ear [...]

Read full article: President Trump supports Colin Kaepernic...→
Coach Says Kaepernick Fits LA Chargers' Style But No Workouts Planned

Coach Says Kaepernick Fits LA Chargers' Style But No Workouts Planned

Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t mean he will be coming in anytime soon or at all.

Read full article: Coach Says Kaepernick Fits LA Chargers' ...→
Chargers Place Kaepernick on 'Workout List,' Haven't Contacted Him

Chargers Place Kaepernick on 'Workout List,' Haven't Contacted Him

The Los Angeles Chargers have placed former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on its "workout list,' but head coach Anthony Lynn said Wednesday [...]

Read full article: Chargers Place Kaepernick on 'Workout Li...→
Trump says he 'absolutely' would support Colin Kaepernick getting second shot in NFL despite kneeling controversy

Trump says he 'absolutely' would support Colin Kaepernick getting second shot in NFL despite kneeling controversy

President Trump lent some support Wednesday to former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, saying he would "love to see him get another shot" if he still has the [...]

Read full article: Trump says he 'absolutely' would support...→
A lot of chatter about Colin Kaepernick, but does it represent progress?

A lot of chatter about Colin Kaepernick, but does it represent progress?

Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn says Colin Kaepernick fits his team’s style.

Read full article: A lot of chatter about Colin Kaepernick,...→
Chargers add Colin Kaepernick to workout list: ‘Crazy not to’

Chargers add Colin Kaepernick to workout list: ‘Crazy not to’

At least one coach may be taking Roger Goodell’s statement on Colin Kaepernick seriously. Two days after the NFL commissioner encouraged teams to sign the free [...]

Read full article: Chargers add Colin Kaepernick to workout...→
Chargers to work out Kaepernick

Chargers to work out Kaepernick

The Los Angeles Chargers plan to work out free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick later this summer, Chargers coach Anthony Lynn told reporters Wednesday.

Read full article: Chargers to work out Kaepernick...→
NFL Commissioner Encourages Teams to Sign Colin Kaepernick

NFL Commissioner Encourages Teams to Sign Colin Kaepernick

The NFL commissioner now says he’s encouraging teams to sign former 49er Colin Kaepernick. He’s been out of the league for three years, and public opinion is a [...]

Read full article: NFL Commissioner Encourages Teams to Sig...→
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Colin Kaepernick, Nobel Peace Prize winner? Why a civil rights icon is advocating

Colin Kaepernick, Nobel Peace Prize winner? Why a civil rights icon is advocating

Dr. Harry Edwards’ explains his impassioned goal for the former 49ers quarterback is a nomination at minimum

Read full article: Colin Kaepernick, Nobel Peace Prize winn...→
Megan Rapinoe praises Colin Kaepernick for

Megan Rapinoe praises Colin Kaepernick for "fighting oppression"

Speaking at the ESPYs on Sunday, the USWNT star praised the former San Francisco 49ers QB for "not shying away" in the fight against racism.

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Kurtenbach: Why the 49ers flying a ‘Black Lives Matter’ flag is important

Kurtenbach: Why the 49ers flying a ‘Black Lives Matter’ flag is important

It took years, but it seems the 49ers, the NFL, and the country are picking up Colin Kaepernick’s message.

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Brett Favre denies trying to compare Colin Kaepernick with Pat Tillman

Brett Favre denies trying to compare Colin Kaepernick with Pat Tillman

Brett Favre on Monday backtracked his remarks equating Colin Kaepernick with Pat Tillman, the former Arizona Cardinals safety who left his career to join the A [...]

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Burgess Owens 'willing to not watch the game' if NFL allows players to kneel during national anthem

Burgess Owens, a former player for the New York Jets, said that he is prepared to stop watching the NFL because of commissioner Roger Goodell’s encouragement o [...]

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U.S. Women's Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Praises Colin Kaepernick, Promises to Fight Racism

U.S. Women's Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Praises Colin Kaepernick, Promises to Fight Racism

U.S. soccer star Megan Rapinoe is once again praising former NFL player Colin Kaepernick for creating the national anthem protest movement.

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Brett Favre compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman, thinks Kaepernick will be stamped with 'hero status'

Brett Favre compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman, thinks Kaepernick will be stamped with 'hero status'

In an interview with TMZ Sports, the Green Bay Packers legend said he believes former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick should get another shot [...]

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'Hero Status': Brett Favre Says Colin Kaepernick Will One Day Be Looked At As A Hero Similarly To Pat Tillman

'Hero Status': Brett Favre Says Colin Kaepernick Will One Day Be Looked At As A Hero Similarly To Pat Tillman

Brett Favre believes that the NFL and general sports world will soon look at quarterback Colin Kaepernick as a "hero" to the game of football in a similar fash [...]

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Brett Favre: Colin Kaepernick ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman

Brett Favre: Colin Kaepernick ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman

Brett Favre said he thinks Colin Kaepernick will reach a “hero status” similar to the late Pat Tillman.

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Megan Rapinoe vows racism fight, praises Colin Kaepernick in speech

Megan Rapinoe vows racism fight, praises Colin Kaepernick in speech

U.S. women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe vowed to continue to fight racism and praised Colin Kaepernick for protesting during the national anthem during the 2016 [...]

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Brett Favre: Kaepernick Will Reach Tillman-like 'Hero Status'

Brett Favre: Kaepernick Will Reach Tillman-like 'Hero Status'

Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre feels Colin Kaepernick will eventually have "hero status" like legendary Pat Tillman.Tillman was a standout safety for the [...]

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Colin Kaepernick will be considered a ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman: Brett Favre

Colin Kaepernick will be considered a ‘hero’ like Pat Tillman: Brett Favre

Brett Favre considers Colin Kaepernick to be in lofty company. The Hall of Fame quarterback said Kaepernick will receive “hero status” for his willingness to s [...]

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Brett Favre Compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman: 'I Assume Hero Status Will Be Stamped'

Brett Favre Compares Colin Kaepernick to Pat Tillman: 'I Assume Hero Status Will Be Stamped'

Brett Favre says that Colin Kaepernick's decision to forego his NFL career in order to continue his anthem protests and social justice

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Kaepernick to Fund Legal Aid for Protesters

Kaepernick to Fund Legal Aid for Protesters

Former NFL star and civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick is helping to fund the cost of legal representation for some protesters who were arrested during dem [...]

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Colin Kaepernick has shot to make NFL again with these two teams, Super Bowl-winning coach says

Colin Kaepernick has shot to make NFL again with these two teams, Super Bowl-winning coach says

NFL teams have been encouraged to give Colin Kaepernick another shot and at least two coaches and one owner have said that they would consider signing the quar [...]

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Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t [...]

Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t mean he will be coming in anytime soon or at all. Anthony Lynn said Wednesday t [...]

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Lynn: Kaepernick fits Chargers style but no workouts planned

Lynn: Kaepernick fits Chargers style but no workouts planned

The Los Angeles Chargers could explore bringing in Colin Kaepernick for a workout depending on what happens during the preseason, but right now, nothing is sch [...]

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Raiders' owner Mark Davis gave team his 'blessing' to sign Colin Kaepernick in 2017

Raiders' owner Mark Davis gave team his 'blessing' to sign Colin Kaepernick in 2017

Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis said he’s more than open to the idea of signing Colin Kaepernick, adding he gave his “blessing” to do so back in 2017.

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Colin Kaepernick to join Medium as only minority board member

Colin Kaepernick to join Medium as only minority board member

The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback will be the fifth, and only minority, member of the blog site's board.

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Bears’ Chuck Pagano: ‘Eyes are opened up’ about social justice

Bears’ Chuck Pagano: ‘Eyes are opened up’ about social justice

Former cornerback Antonio Cromartie told Bleacher Report last fall that Pagano told the Colts not to kneel during the national anthem in 2016, the year Colin K [...]

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Colin Kaepernick scores columnist gig at Medium

Colin Kaepernick scores columnist gig at Medium

Colin Kaepernick has turned his civil rights work into a media gig. The former NFL quarterback known for kneeling during the national anthem to protest police [...]

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Colin Kaepernick added to Medium's board of directors, will help create stories focused on race and civil rights

Colin Kaepernick added to Medium's board of directors, will help create stories focused on race and civil rights

Athlete-turned-civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick has been added to the board of directors at blogging platform Medium, CEO Ev Williams announced on Thursd [...]

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Trump weighs in on Kaepernick: QB should return to NFL ‘if he deserves it’

Trump weighs in on Kaepernick: QB should return to NFL ‘if he deserves it’

President Trump is open to the idea of quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who started a protest movement of kneeling during the national anthem that he and his poli [...]

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Trump could see Colin Kaepernick back in the NFL 'if he has the ability'

Trump could see Colin Kaepernick back in the NFL 'if he has the ability'

President Trump reiterated Wednesday night he would like to see Colin Kaepernick get another shot in the NFL “if he has the ability.”

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Chargers Could Bring in Colin Kaepernick for a Workout

Chargers Could Bring in Colin Kaepernick for a Workout

Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t mean he will be coming in anytime soon or at all. Anthony Lynn said Wednesday t [...]

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President Trump would ‘absolutely’ support return to NFL for Colin Kaepernick

President Trump would ‘absolutely’ support return to NFL for Colin Kaepernick

"I would love to see him get another shot, but obviously, he has to be able to play well."

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President Trump supports Colin Kaepernick rejoining the NFL

President Trump supports Colin Kaepernick rejoining the NFL

Trump told WJLA-TV on Wednesday that “absolutely, he would” be supportive of Kapernick getting another shot in the NFL, assuming he can play well enough to ear [...]

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Doug Pederson says Eagles might consider signing Colin Kaepernick

Doug Pederson says Eagles might consider signing Colin Kaepernick

The Philadelphia Eagles may be another team interested in quarterback Colin Kaepernick and his services, according to head coach Doug Pederson.

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Coach Says Kaepernick Fits LA Chargers' Style But No Workouts Planned

Coach Says Kaepernick Fits LA Chargers' Style But No Workouts Planned

Colin Kaepernick is on the Los Angeles Chargers’ workout list, but that doesn’t mean he will be coming in anytime soon or at all.

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Trump Now Says Anthem-Kneeler Kaepernick Deserves Shot at NFL

Trump Now Says Anthem-Kneeler Kaepernick Deserves Shot at NFL

Donald Trump said in an interview that quarterback Colin Kaepernick deserves another chance in the NFL, even after the president repeatedly criticized him for [...]

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Chargers Place Kaepernick on 'Workout List,' Haven't Contacted Him

Chargers Place Kaepernick on 'Workout List,' Haven't Contacted Him

The Los Angeles Chargers have placed former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on its "workout list,' but head coach Anthony Lynn said Wednesday [...]

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Trump: Colin Kaepernick Should Play Again in the NFL 'If He Deserves It'

Trump: Colin Kaepernick Should Play Again in the NFL 'If He Deserves It'

Trump said he agreed that former quarterback Colin Kaepernick should be allowed to return to the NFL if he had the athletic ability.

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Trump says he 'absolutely' would support Colin Kaepernick getting second shot in NFL despite kneeling controversy

Trump says he 'absolutely' would support Colin Kaepernick getting second shot in NFL despite kneeling controversy

President Trump lent some support Wednesday to former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, saying he would "love to see him get another shot" if he still has the [...]

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Trump: Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in the NFL

Trump: Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in the NFL

President Trump — who famously said NFL owners should fire any “son of a bitch” who knelt during the national anthem — now says Colin Kaepernick should get ano [...]

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A lot of chatter about Colin Kaepernick, but does it represent progress?

A lot of chatter about Colin Kaepernick, but does it represent progress?

Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn says Colin Kaepernick fits his team’s style.

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Chargers ‘probably’ will try out Colin Kaepernick, coach says

Chargers ‘probably’ will try out Colin Kaepernick, coach says

Anthony Lynn appears to be the first coach to express interest in looking at the controversial quarterback, who has been out of football since 2016.

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Chargers add Colin Kaepernick to workout list: ‘Crazy not to’

Chargers add Colin Kaepernick to workout list: ‘Crazy not to’

At least one coach may be taking Roger Goodell’s statement on Colin Kaepernick seriously. Two days after the NFL commissioner encouraged teams to sign the free [...]

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Addressing racial issues in the NFL won’t mean anything until Colin Kaepernick is signed

Addressing racial issues in the NFL won’t mean anything until Colin Kaepernick is signed

Nothing commissioner Roger Goodell or team owners and coaches say will have any weight until that wrong is righted.

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Los Angeles Chargers Coach Anthony Lynn On Colin Kaepernick: 'It Would Be Crazy To Not Have Him On Your Workout List'

Los Angeles Chargers Coach Anthony Lynn On Colin Kaepernick: 'It Would Be Crazy To Not Have Him On Your Workout List'

The Chargers head coach said on a conference call today that though he's happy with the three quarterbacks the team has, 'you can never have too many people wa [...]

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Chargers to work out Kaepernick

Chargers to work out Kaepernick

The Los Angeles Chargers plan to work out free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick later this summer, Chargers coach Anthony Lynn told reporters Wednesday.

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Eytan Shander: It's time for a new definition of 'stick to sports'

Eytan Shander: It's time for a new definition of 'stick to sports'

Plus, why we're rallying around Brandon Brooks (again) and why you should bet on Colin Kaepernick

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NFL Commissioner Encourages Teams to Sign Colin Kaepernick

NFL Commissioner Encourages Teams to Sign Colin Kaepernick

The NFL commissioner now says he’s encouraging teams to sign former 49er Colin Kaepernick. He’s been out of the league for three years, and public opinion is a [...]

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