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Drew Brees Apologizes Again for Criticizing Anthem Protests

Drew Brees Apologizes Again for Criticizing Anthem Protests

Drew Brees apologized for saying that he viewed NFL anthem protests as disrespectful to the flag less than 24 hours after saying it, the first Read full article: Drew Brees Apologizes Again for Criticiz...→

Drew Brees Apologizes Again for Criticizing Anthem Protests

Drew Brees Apologizes Again for Criticizing Anthem Protests

Drew Brees apologized for saying that he viewed NFL anthem protests as disrespectful to the flag less than 24 hours after saying it, the first Read full article: Drew Brees Apologizes Again for Criticiz...→

Jemele Hill: It Is 'Journalistically Irresponsible' Not to Air National Anthem Protests

Jemele Hill: It Is 'Journalistically Irresponsible' Not to Air National Anthem Protests

On Wednesday, Jemele Hill warned TV networks that refusing to air NFL players protesting during the national anthem would be Read full article: Jemele Hill: It Is 'Journalistically Irr...→

Buzz Aldrin shares Flag Day tribute amid debate over national anthem protests

Buzz Aldrin shares Flag Day tribute amid debate over national anthem protests

Aldrin’s tribute drew a mixed response on Twitter, with some users interpreting it as a challenge to kneeling protests during the national anthem. Read full article: Buzz Aldrin shares Flag Day tribute amid...→

Phantom Gourmet apologizes after backlash for posts targeting Black Lives Matter protests

Phantom Gourmet apologizes after backlash for posts targeting Black Lives Matter protests

Many have taken to social media to denounce comments by the CEO of Phantom Gourmet and co-owner of Mendon Twin Drive-In, Dave Andelman. Read full article: Phantom Gourmet apologizes after backlas...→

NYC Cop Apologizes to Fellow Officers for Joining Protests, Kneeling

NYC Cop Apologizes to Fellow Officers for Joining Protests, Kneeling

A New York City police lieutenant apologized to his fellow cops for kneeling and joining protesters, according to the New York Post. Read full article: NYC Cop Apologizes to Fellow Officers fo...→

Joint Chiefs Chairman Apologizes for Role in Trump Walk During Protests

Joint Chiefs Chairman Apologizes for Role in Trump Walk During Protests

The top U.S. military official apologized on Thursday for being at President Donald Trump's side as he walked to a church for a photo opportunity after authori [...] Read full article: Joint Chiefs Chairman Apologizes for Rol...→

US Soccer to Allow Protests During the National Anthem

US Soccer to Allow Protests During the National Anthem

U.S. Soccer’s board of directors has voted to repeal a 2017 policy that required national team players to stand during the national anthem Read full article: US Soccer to Allow Protests During the N...→

Ben Watson speaks out on Drew Brees backlash: 'It's about listening and feeling the tone of what is going on'

Ben Watson speaks out on Drew Brees backlash: 'It's about listening and feeling the tone of what is going on'

Former NFL tight end Ben Watson responded Tuesday to the backlash over Drew Brees' comments about kneeling during the playing of "The Star-Spangled Banner" Tue [...] Read full article: Ben Watson speaks out on Drew Brees back...→

NFL commissioner apologizes for not listening to players’ protests

NFL commissioner apologizes for not listening to players’ protests

Commissioner Roger Goodell said the NFL was wrong for not listening to football players’ protests of racial injustice. The apology came after some of the sport [...] Read full article: NFL commissioner apologizes for not list...→

Peter King uproar over ‘Lord of Flies’ reference in Drew Brees story

Peter King uproar over ‘Lord of Flies’ reference in Drew Brees story

Sure, Drew Brees was on a (metaphorical) island. The rest of this comparison seems imperfect at best. A source close to Brees told NBC Sports’ Peter King that [...] Read full article: Peter King uproar over ‘Lord of Flies’ r...→

President Trump takes aim at NFL commish over possible national anthem protests - amNewYork

United States President Donald Trump took time during his Twitter session early Monday morning to call out NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, who encouraged Read full article: President Trump takes aim at NFL commish...→

Trump slams Roger Goodell for NFL’s reversal on national anthem protests

Trump slams Roger Goodell for NFL’s reversal on national anthem protests

President Donald Trump does not seem to have taken kindly to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's remarks that the league was “wrong” for not listening to players [...] Read full article: Trump slams Roger Goodell for NFL’s reve...→

Drew Brees' wife, Brittany, apologizes: 'We are the problem'

Drew Brees' wife, Brittany, apologizes: 'We are the problem'

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees apologized multiple times last week for his comments against kneeling during the national anthem. His wife, Brittany, [...] Read full article: Drew Brees' wife, Brittany, apologizes: ...→

Saints quarterback Drew Brees isn’t a ‘punk,’ he’s a patriot

Saints quarterback Drew Brees isn’t a ‘punk,’ he’s a patriot

NFL star Drew Brees stepped into a social-media conflagration Wednesday when he responded to a question from Yahoo Finance about possible protests in the upcom [...] Read full article: Saints quarterback Drew Brees isn’t a ‘p...→

NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday posted a message directed to President Do [...]

NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday posted a message directed to President Do [...]

NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday posted a message directed to President Donald Trump and White Americans: stop talking about the American flag and start. [...] Read full article: NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday p...→

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Even if many protesters weren't yet born when "Fight the Power" entered the national consciousness with the movie, "Do the Right Thing," in 1989, the song's ec [...] Read full article: Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' st...→

Viral Hockey Coach Still Opposes Anthem Protests as Sports World Prepares to Take a Knee

Viral Hockey Coach Still Opposes Anthem Protests as Sports World Prepares to Take a Knee

Elton John gave us the hit song "I'm Still Standing". Another John is taking those words to heart in these most turbulent of times. Read full article: Viral Hockey Coach Still Opposes Anthem ...→

Trump warns NFL, US Soccer he’ll tune them out over anthem protests: ‘I won’t be watching’

Trump warns NFL, US Soccer he’ll tune them out over anthem protests: ‘I won’t be watching’

President Trump made clear once again Saturday just where he stands regarding athletes’ kneeling protests during the playing of the national anthem. Read full article: Trump warns NFL, US Soccer he’ll tune th...→

Ray Ciccarelli to Leave NASCAR After Anthem Protests, Confederate Flag Ban

Ray Ciccarelli to Leave NASCAR After Anthem Protests, Confederate Flag Ban

NASCAR driver Ray Ciccarelli took to Facebook on Wednesday, to announce that he is walking away from racing after the league announced that it would allow prot [...] Read full article: Ray Ciccarelli to Leave NASCAR After Ant...→

Live Updates on George Floyd Protests: Top General Apologizes for Role in Trump Photo Op

Live Updates on George Floyd Protests: Top General Apologizes for Role in Trump Photo Op

The country’s top military official apologized for taking part in President Trump’s walk across Lafayette Square for a photo op after authorities cleared the a [...] Read full article: Live Updates on George Floyd Protests: T...→

Spike Lee compliments Saints' Drew Brees for standing up to Trump over anthem remarks: report

Spike Lee compliments Saints' Drew Brees for standing up to Trump over anthem remarks: report

Award-winning filmmaker Spike Lee reportedly praised Drew Brees on Tuesday for standing up to President Trump, who criticized the quarterback last week for apo [...] Read full article: Spike Lee compliments Saints' Drew Brees...→

Eagles' Malik Jackson Refuses to Accept Drew Brees' Apology: The Flag Has 'Oppressed People'

Eagles' Malik Jackson Refuses to Accept Drew Brees' Apology: The Flag Has 'Oppressed People'

Eagles defensive tackle Malik Jackson is not accepting Drew Brees' apology. Not only that, the Philly defender looks forward to getting a Read full article: Eagles' Malik Jackson Refuses to Accept ...→

Eagles’ Malik Jackson trashes Drew Brees’ kneeling apology

Eagles’ Malik Jackson trashes Drew Brees’ kneeling apology

Drew Brees was quickly granted forgiveness from teammates after the Saints quarterback apologized for saying he was against kneeling during the national anthem [...] Read full article: Eagles’ Malik Jackson trashes Drew Brees...→

Eagles' Malik Jackson explains why he's not accepting Drew Brees' apology on anthem-kneeling remarks

Eagles' Malik Jackson explains why he's not accepting Drew Brees' apology on anthem-kneeling remarks

Drew Brees’ apologies for his comments on kneeling during the national anthem mostly went over well with his New Orleans Saints teammates and other players aro [...] Read full article: Eagles' Malik Jackson explains why he's ...→

Drew Brees pal describes reaction to anthem-kneeling comments as something out of 'Lord of the Flies': report

Drew Brees pal describes reaction to anthem-kneeling comments as something out of 'Lord of the Flies': report

A person close to Drew Brees shed some light described the reaction the New Orleans Saints quarterback was receiving last week as something similar to “Lord of [...] Read full article: Drew Brees pal describes reaction to ant...→

A Donald Trump-Roger Goodell Fight Over NFL National Anthem Protests Appears To Be Brewing

A Donald Trump-Roger Goodell Fight Over NFL National Anthem Protests Appears To Be Brewing

A few minutes shy of midnight on Sunday evening, Trump sent out a tweet reinforcing his message that players kneeling during the anthem are disrespecting the A [...] Read full article: A Donald Trump-Roger Goodell Fight Over ...→

'WE ARE THE PROBLEM': Drew Brees' Wife Claims 'White America' Is 'Not Looking for Racial Prejudice'

'WE ARE THE PROBLEM': Drew Brees' Wife Claims 'White America' Is 'Not Looking for Racial Prejudice'

Brittany Brees, wife of New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, took to Instagram on Saturday to blame white people for merely Read full article: 'WE ARE THE PROBLEM': Drew Brees' Wife C...→

Drew Brees tells Trump

Drew Brees tells Trump "we need to listen and learn" about racial injustice

On Saturday, the Trump campaign emailed a petition to campaign supporters, reiterating that the "American Flag should be respected." Read full article: Drew Brees tells Trump "we need to liste...→

Saints players praise Drew Brees for response to Trump's criticism: 'Apology is a form of true leadership'

Saints players praise Drew Brees for response to Trump's criticism: 'Apology is a form of true leadership'

Malcolm Jenkins was among the first critics to slam New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees for his comments against kneeling during the national anthem but [...] Read full article: Saints players praise Drew Brees for res...→

Drew Brees Responds to Trump: 'This Is Not About the Flag'

Drew Brees Responds to Trump: 'This Is Not About the Flag'

Drew Brees addressed President Trump on Friday night after the president criticized him for backing down from his anthem stance. Read full article: Drew Brees Responds to Trump: 'This Is N...→

Trump backs Drew Brees' original comments on it being 'disrespectful' to kneel during the anthem

Trump backs Drew Brees' original comments on it being 'disrespectful' to kneel during the anthem

“There are other things you can protest, but not our Great American Flag,” Trump added, conflating silent protests of police brutality to protesting the Americ [...] Read full article: Trump backs Drew Brees' original comment...→

J.J. Watt Claims Anthem Protests 'Not About the Flag'

J.J. Watt Claims Anthem Protests 'Not About the Flag'

Houston Texans defensive end J.J.Watt rejected a fan's notion that he would not approve of protests during the national anthem. Read full article: J.J. Watt Claims Anthem Protests 'Not Ab...→

U.S. Soccer President Apologizes for Federation Regarding Anthem Protests

U.S. Soccer President Apologizes for Federation Regarding Anthem Protests

U.S. Soccer President Cindy Parlow Cone apologized Saturday for the federation’s lack of leadership in the fight against racism as she addressed its decision t [...] Read full article: U.S. Soccer President Apologizes for Fed...→

Poll: Majority of Americans Support NFL Anthem Protests

Poll: Majority of Americans Support NFL Anthem Protests

A poll conducted by Yahoo News/YouGov, shows that a majority of Americans now support a right to protest during the national anthem for NFL Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans Support NFL ...→

Patrick Mahomes on Drew Brees' anthem-kneeling comments: 'Obviously, his statement missed the point'

Patrick Mahomes on Drew Brees' anthem-kneeling comments: 'Obviously, his statement missed the point'

Patrick Mahomes was asked about Drew Brees’ comments from last week on kneeling during the national anthem and how the New Orleans Saints quarterback would nev [...] Read full article: Patrick Mahomes on Drew Brees' anthem-kn...→

Tom Brady, Drew Brees Dozens Of Patriots Sign Players' Coalition Letter To Urge Congress To End Qualified Immunity For Police

Tom Brady, Drew Brees Dozens Of Patriots Sign Players' Coalition Letter To Urge Congress To End Qualified Immunity For Police

On Wednesday, The Players' Coalition urged Congress to pass the Ending Qualified Immunity Act, in a letter that included more than 1,400 athletes, coaches and [...] Read full article: Tom Brady, Drew Brees Dozens Of Patriots...→

Leader of Florida police union chapter apologizes for Facebook post that drew scorn from other officers

Leader of Florida police union chapter apologizes for Facebook post that drew scorn from other officers

The leader of a Florida Fraternal Order of Police chapter is now apologizing for a controversial Facebook post which has sparked an uproar within the local law [...] Read full article: Leader of Florida police union chapter a...→

Drew Brees’ wife apologizes for husband’s comments on Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem

Drew Brees’ wife apologizes for husband’s comments on Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem

New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees has apologized for comments he made in an interview regarding his opposition to Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during th [...] Read full article: Drew Brees’ wife apologizes for husband’...→

O.J. Simpson accepts Drew Brees’ apology

O.J. Simpson accepts Drew Brees’ apology

O.J. Simpson said he has accepted Drew Brees’ apology for saying he’d “never agree” with someone who takes a knee during the national anthem. Read full article: O.J. Simpson accepts Drew Brees’ apology...→

Trump aims tweet at Roger Goodell over protests during anthem

Trump aims tweet at Roger Goodell over protests during anthem

President Trump is back to tweeting at the NFL. After weighing in on Drew Brees’ apology last week, Trump took aim at Roger Goodell late Sunday after the NFL c [...] Read full article: Trump aims tweet at Roger Goodell over p...→

Drew Brees' wife apologizes for husband's comments on flag

Drew Brees' wife apologizes for husband's comments on flag

The wife of New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees has now apologized for comments her husband made regarding his opposition to Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling [...] Read full article: Drew Brees' wife apologizes for husband'...→

Drew Brees’ wife Brittany issues apology: ‘We are the problem’

Drew Brees’ wife Brittany issues apology: ‘We are the problem’

Drew Brees’ wife Brittany penned an emotional message Friday on Instagram, stating “WE ARE THE PROBLEM,” a day after the Saints quarterback offered a second ap [...] Read full article: Drew Brees’ wife Brittany issues apology...→

Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva blames media for Drew Brees fallout: 'unbelievably divisive right now'

Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva blames media for Drew Brees fallout: 'unbelievably divisive right now'

Pittsburgh Steelers’ Alejandro Villanueva blames the media for the controversy surrounding Drew Brees' remarks against kneeling during the national anthem this [...] Read full article: Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva blames me...→

'Star Trek' star Marina Sirtis apologizes for calling Lin-Manuel Miranda's advice amid protests 'pointless'

'Star Trek' star Marina Sirtis apologizes for calling Lin-Manuel Miranda's advice amid protests 'pointless'

"Star Trek" actress Marina Sirtis is walking back her comments after picking a fight with the creator of "Hamilton" over protests related to George Floyd's dea [...] Read full article: 'Star Trek' star Marina Sirtis apologize...→

As Trump doubles down on criticizing player protests, NFL commissioner expresses regret

As Trump doubles down on criticizing player protests, NFL commissioner expresses regret

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league was wrong for its stance on anti-police brutality protests during the national anthem. Read full article: As Trump doubles down on criticizing pla...→

NBC News op-ed: Drew Brees' 'biggest mistake' is believing US flag 'means anything'

NBC News op-ed: Drew Brees' 'biggest mistake' is believing US flag 'means anything'

An opinion piece published by NBC News claimed that NFL superstar Drew Brees' "biggest mistake" when defending the American flag was "believing" that it "means [...] Read full article: NBC News op-ed: Drew Brees' 'biggest mis...→

Jemele Hill: It Is 'Journalistically Irresponsible' Not to Air National Anthem Protests

Jemele Hill: It Is 'Journalistically Irresponsible' Not to Air National Anthem Protests

On Wednesday, Jemele Hill warned TV networks that refusing to air NFL players protesting during the national anthem would be Read full article: Jemele Hill: It Is 'Journalistically Irr...→

Viral Hockey Coach Still Opposes Anthem Protests as Sports World Prepares to Take a Knee

Viral Hockey Coach Still Opposes Anthem Protests as Sports World Prepares to Take a Knee

Elton John gave us the hit song "I'm Still Standing". Another John is taking those words to heart in these most turbulent of times. Read full article: Viral Hockey Coach Still Opposes Anthem ...→

Phantom Gourmet apologizes after backlash for posts targeting Black Lives Matter protests

Phantom Gourmet apologizes after backlash for posts targeting Black Lives Matter protests

Many have taken to social media to denounce comments by the CEO of Phantom Gourmet and co-owner of Mendon Twin Drive-In, Dave Andelman. Read full article: Phantom Gourmet apologizes after backlas...→

U.S. Soccer President Apologizes for Federation Regarding Anthem Protests

U.S. Soccer President Apologizes for Federation Regarding Anthem Protests

U.S. Soccer President Cindy Parlow Cone apologized Saturday for the federation’s lack of leadership in the fight against racism as she addressed its decision t [...] Read full article: U.S. Soccer President Apologizes for Fed...→

Ray Ciccarelli to Leave NASCAR After Anthem Protests, Confederate Flag Ban

Ray Ciccarelli to Leave NASCAR After Anthem Protests, Confederate Flag Ban

NASCAR driver Ray Ciccarelli took to Facebook on Wednesday, to announce that he is walking away from racing after the league announced that it would allow prot [...] Read full article: Ray Ciccarelli to Leave NASCAR After Ant...→

Joint Chiefs Chairman Apologizes for Role in Trump Walk During Protests

Joint Chiefs Chairman Apologizes for Role in Trump Walk During Protests

The top U.S. military official apologized on Thursday for being at President Donald Trump's side as he walked to a church for a photo opportunity after authori [...] Read full article: Joint Chiefs Chairman Apologizes for Rol...→

Patrick Mahomes on Drew Brees' anthem-kneeling comments: 'Obviously, his statement missed the point'

Patrick Mahomes on Drew Brees' anthem-kneeling comments: 'Obviously, his statement missed the point'

Patrick Mahomes was asked about Drew Brees’ comments from last week on kneeling during the national anthem and how the New Orleans Saints quarterback would nev [...] Read full article: Patrick Mahomes on Drew Brees' anthem-kn...→

Spike Lee compliments Saints' Drew Brees for standing up to Trump over anthem remarks: report

Spike Lee compliments Saints' Drew Brees for standing up to Trump over anthem remarks: report

Award-winning filmmaker Spike Lee reportedly praised Drew Brees on Tuesday for standing up to President Trump, who criticized the quarterback last week for apo [...] Read full article: Spike Lee compliments Saints' Drew Brees...→

Ben Watson speaks out on Drew Brees backlash: 'It's about listening and feeling the tone of what is going on'

Ben Watson speaks out on Drew Brees backlash: 'It's about listening and feeling the tone of what is going on'

Former NFL tight end Ben Watson responded Tuesday to the backlash over Drew Brees' comments about kneeling during the playing of "The Star-Spangled Banner" Tue [...] Read full article: Ben Watson speaks out on Drew Brees back...→

Leader of Florida police union chapter apologizes for Facebook post that drew scorn from other officers

Leader of Florida police union chapter apologizes for Facebook post that drew scorn from other officers

The leader of a Florida Fraternal Order of Police chapter is now apologizing for a controversial Facebook post which has sparked an uproar within the local law [...] Read full article: Leader of Florida police union chapter a...→

Eagles’ Malik Jackson trashes Drew Brees’ kneeling apology

Eagles’ Malik Jackson trashes Drew Brees’ kneeling apology

Drew Brees was quickly granted forgiveness from teammates after the Saints quarterback apologized for saying he was against kneeling during the national anthem [...] Read full article: Eagles’ Malik Jackson trashes Drew Brees...→

Peter King uproar over ‘Lord of Flies’ reference in Drew Brees story

Peter King uproar over ‘Lord of Flies’ reference in Drew Brees story

Sure, Drew Brees was on a (metaphorical) island. The rest of this comparison seems imperfect at best. A source close to Brees told NBC Sports’ Peter King that [...] Read full article: Peter King uproar over ‘Lord of Flies’ r...→

O.J. Simpson accepts Drew Brees’ apology

O.J. Simpson accepts Drew Brees’ apology

O.J. Simpson said he has accepted Drew Brees’ apology for saying he’d “never agree” with someone who takes a knee during the national anthem. Read full article: O.J. Simpson accepts Drew Brees’ apology...→

Drew Brees pal describes reaction to anthem-kneeling comments as something out of 'Lord of the Flies': report

Drew Brees pal describes reaction to anthem-kneeling comments as something out of 'Lord of the Flies': report

A person close to Drew Brees shed some light described the reaction the New Orleans Saints quarterback was receiving last week as something similar to “Lord of [...] Read full article: Drew Brees pal describes reaction to ant...→

Trump slams Roger Goodell for NFL’s reversal on national anthem protests

Trump slams Roger Goodell for NFL’s reversal on national anthem protests

President Donald Trump does not seem to have taken kindly to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's remarks that the league was “wrong” for not listening to players [...] Read full article: Trump slams Roger Goodell for NFL’s reve...→

Drew Brees' wife apologizes for husband's comments on flag

Drew Brees' wife apologizes for husband's comments on flag

The wife of New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees has now apologized for comments her husband made regarding his opposition to Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling [...] Read full article: Drew Brees' wife apologizes for husband'...→

'WE ARE THE PROBLEM': Drew Brees' Wife Claims 'White America' Is 'Not Looking for Racial Prejudice'

'WE ARE THE PROBLEM': Drew Brees' Wife Claims 'White America' Is 'Not Looking for Racial Prejudice'

Brittany Brees, wife of New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, took to Instagram on Saturday to blame white people for merely Read full article: 'WE ARE THE PROBLEM': Drew Brees' Wife C...→

Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva blames media for Drew Brees fallout: 'unbelievably divisive right now'

Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva blames media for Drew Brees fallout: 'unbelievably divisive right now'

Pittsburgh Steelers’ Alejandro Villanueva blames the media for the controversy surrounding Drew Brees' remarks against kneeling during the national anthem this [...] Read full article: Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva blames me...→

Saints players praise Drew Brees for response to Trump's criticism: 'Apology is a form of true leadership'

Saints players praise Drew Brees for response to Trump's criticism: 'Apology is a form of true leadership'

Malcolm Jenkins was among the first critics to slam New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees for his comments against kneeling during the national anthem but [...] Read full article: Saints players praise Drew Brees for res...→

As Trump doubles down on criticizing player protests, NFL commissioner expresses regret

As Trump doubles down on criticizing player protests, NFL commissioner expresses regret

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league was wrong for its stance on anti-police brutality protests during the national anthem. Read full article: As Trump doubles down on criticizing pla...→

Trump backs Drew Brees' original comments on it being 'disrespectful' to kneel during the anthem

Trump backs Drew Brees' original comments on it being 'disrespectful' to kneel during the anthem

“There are other things you can protest, but not our Great American Flag,” Trump added, conflating silent protests of police brutality to protesting the Americ [...] Read full article: Trump backs Drew Brees' original comment...→

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Even if many protesters weren't yet born when "Fight the Power" entered the national consciousness with the movie, "Do the Right Thing," in 1989, the song's ec [...] Read full article: Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' st...→

Buzz Aldrin shares Flag Day tribute amid debate over national anthem protests

Buzz Aldrin shares Flag Day tribute amid debate over national anthem protests

Aldrin’s tribute drew a mixed response on Twitter, with some users interpreting it as a challenge to kneeling protests during the national anthem. Read full article: Buzz Aldrin shares Flag Day tribute amid...→

J.J. Watt Claims Anthem Protests 'Not About the Flag'

J.J. Watt Claims Anthem Protests 'Not About the Flag'

Houston Texans defensive end J.J.Watt rejected a fan's notion that he would not approve of protests during the national anthem. Read full article: J.J. Watt Claims Anthem Protests 'Not Ab...→

Trump warns NFL, US Soccer he’ll tune them out over anthem protests: ‘I won’t be watching’

Trump warns NFL, US Soccer he’ll tune them out over anthem protests: ‘I won’t be watching’

President Trump made clear once again Saturday just where he stands regarding athletes’ kneeling protests during the playing of the national anthem. Read full article: Trump warns NFL, US Soccer he’ll tune th...→

NYC Cop Apologizes to Fellow Officers for Joining Protests, Kneeling

NYC Cop Apologizes to Fellow Officers for Joining Protests, Kneeling

A New York City police lieutenant apologized to his fellow cops for kneeling and joining protesters, according to the New York Post. Read full article: NYC Cop Apologizes to Fellow Officers fo...→

Poll: Majority of Americans Support NFL Anthem Protests

Poll: Majority of Americans Support NFL Anthem Protests

A poll conducted by Yahoo News/YouGov, shows that a majority of Americans now support a right to protest during the national anthem for NFL Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans Support NFL ...→

Live Updates on George Floyd Protests: Top General Apologizes for Role in Trump Photo Op

Live Updates on George Floyd Protests: Top General Apologizes for Role in Trump Photo Op

The country’s top military official apologized for taking part in President Trump’s walk across Lafayette Square for a photo op after authorities cleared the a [...] Read full article: Live Updates on George Floyd Protests: T...→

US Soccer to Allow Protests During the National Anthem

US Soccer to Allow Protests During the National Anthem

U.S. Soccer’s board of directors has voted to repeal a 2017 policy that required national team players to stand during the national anthem Read full article: US Soccer to Allow Protests During the N...→

Tom Brady, Drew Brees Dozens Of Patriots Sign Players' Coalition Letter To Urge Congress To End Qualified Immunity For Police

Tom Brady, Drew Brees Dozens Of Patriots Sign Players' Coalition Letter To Urge Congress To End Qualified Immunity For Police

On Wednesday, The Players' Coalition urged Congress to pass the Ending Qualified Immunity Act, in a letter that included more than 1,400 athletes, coaches and [...] Read full article: Tom Brady, Drew Brees Dozens Of Patriots...→

Eagles' Malik Jackson Refuses to Accept Drew Brees' Apology: The Flag Has 'Oppressed People'

Eagles' Malik Jackson Refuses to Accept Drew Brees' Apology: The Flag Has 'Oppressed People'

Eagles defensive tackle Malik Jackson is not accepting Drew Brees' apology. Not only that, the Philly defender looks forward to getting a Read full article: Eagles' Malik Jackson Refuses to Accept ...→

NFL commissioner apologizes for not listening to players’ protests

NFL commissioner apologizes for not listening to players’ protests

Commissioner Roger Goodell said the NFL was wrong for not listening to football players’ protests of racial injustice. The apology came after some of the sport [...] Read full article: NFL commissioner apologizes for not list...→

Drew Brees’ wife apologizes for husband’s comments on Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem

Drew Brees’ wife apologizes for husband’s comments on Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem

New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees has apologized for comments he made in an interview regarding his opposition to Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during th [...] Read full article: Drew Brees’ wife apologizes for husband’...→

Eagles' Malik Jackson explains why he's not accepting Drew Brees' apology on anthem-kneeling remarks

Eagles' Malik Jackson explains why he's not accepting Drew Brees' apology on anthem-kneeling remarks

Drew Brees’ apologies for his comments on kneeling during the national anthem mostly went over well with his New Orleans Saints teammates and other players aro [...] Read full article: Eagles' Malik Jackson explains why he's ...→

President Trump takes aim at NFL commish over possible national anthem protests - amNewYork

United States President Donald Trump took time during his Twitter session early Monday morning to call out NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, who encouraged Read full article: President Trump takes aim at NFL commish...→

Trump aims tweet at Roger Goodell over protests during anthem

Trump aims tweet at Roger Goodell over protests during anthem

President Trump is back to tweeting at the NFL. After weighing in on Drew Brees’ apology last week, Trump took aim at Roger Goodell late Sunday after the NFL c [...] Read full article: Trump aims tweet at Roger Goodell over p...→

A Donald Trump-Roger Goodell Fight Over NFL National Anthem Protests Appears To Be Brewing

A Donald Trump-Roger Goodell Fight Over NFL National Anthem Protests Appears To Be Brewing

A few minutes shy of midnight on Sunday evening, Trump sent out a tweet reinforcing his message that players kneeling during the anthem are disrespecting the A [...] Read full article: A Donald Trump-Roger Goodell Fight Over ...→

Drew Brees' wife, Brittany, apologizes: 'We are the problem'

Drew Brees' wife, Brittany, apologizes: 'We are the problem'

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees apologized multiple times last week for his comments against kneeling during the national anthem. His wife, Brittany, [...] Read full article: Drew Brees' wife, Brittany, apologizes: ...→

Drew Brees’ wife Brittany issues apology: ‘We are the problem’

Drew Brees’ wife Brittany issues apology: ‘We are the problem’

Drew Brees’ wife Brittany penned an emotional message Friday on Instagram, stating “WE ARE THE PROBLEM,” a day after the Saints quarterback offered a second ap [...] Read full article: Drew Brees’ wife Brittany issues apology...→

Drew Brees tells Trump

Drew Brees tells Trump "we need to listen and learn" about racial injustice

On Saturday, the Trump campaign emailed a petition to campaign supporters, reiterating that the "American Flag should be respected." Read full article: Drew Brees tells Trump "we need to liste...→

Saints quarterback Drew Brees isn’t a ‘punk,’ he’s a patriot

Saints quarterback Drew Brees isn’t a ‘punk,’ he’s a patriot

NFL star Drew Brees stepped into a social-media conflagration Wednesday when he responded to a question from Yahoo Finance about possible protests in the upcom [...] Read full article: Saints quarterback Drew Brees isn’t a ‘p...→

'Star Trek' star Marina Sirtis apologizes for calling Lin-Manuel Miranda's advice amid protests 'pointless'

'Star Trek' star Marina Sirtis apologizes for calling Lin-Manuel Miranda's advice amid protests 'pointless'

"Star Trek" actress Marina Sirtis is walking back her comments after picking a fight with the creator of "Hamilton" over protests related to George Floyd's dea [...] Read full article: 'Star Trek' star Marina Sirtis apologize...→

Drew Brees Responds to Trump: 'This Is Not About the Flag'

Drew Brees Responds to Trump: 'This Is Not About the Flag'

Drew Brees addressed President Trump on Friday night after the president criticized him for backing down from his anthem stance. Read full article: Drew Brees Responds to Trump: 'This Is N...→

NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday posted a message directed to President Do [...]

NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday posted a message directed to President Do [...]

NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday posted a message directed to President Donald Trump and White Americans: stop talking about the American flag and start. [...] Read full article: NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday p...→

NBC News op-ed: Drew Brees' 'biggest mistake' is believing US flag 'means anything'

NBC News op-ed: Drew Brees' 'biggest mistake' is believing US flag 'means anything'

An opinion piece published by NBC News claimed that NFL superstar Drew Brees' "biggest mistake" when defending the American flag was "believing" that it "means [...] Read full article: NBC News op-ed: Drew Brees' 'biggest mis...→

Jemele Hill: It Is 'Journalistically Irresponsible' Not to Air National Anthem Protests

Jemele Hill: It Is 'Journalistically Irresponsible' Not to Air National Anthem Protests

On Wednesday, Jemele Hill warned TV networks that refusing to air NFL players protesting during the national anthem would be Read full article: Jemele Hill: It Is 'Journalistically Irr...→

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Even if many protesters weren't yet born when "Fight the Power" entered the national consciousness with the movie, "Do the Right Thing," in 1989, the song's ec [...] Read full article: Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' st...→

Buzz Aldrin shares Flag Day tribute amid debate over national anthem protests

Buzz Aldrin shares Flag Day tribute amid debate over national anthem protests

Aldrin’s tribute drew a mixed response on Twitter, with some users interpreting it as a challenge to kneeling protests during the national anthem. Read full article: Buzz Aldrin shares Flag Day tribute amid...→

Viral Hockey Coach Still Opposes Anthem Protests as Sports World Prepares to Take a Knee

Viral Hockey Coach Still Opposes Anthem Protests as Sports World Prepares to Take a Knee

Elton John gave us the hit song "I'm Still Standing". Another John is taking those words to heart in these most turbulent of times. Read full article: Viral Hockey Coach Still Opposes Anthem ...→

J.J. Watt Claims Anthem Protests 'Not About the Flag'

J.J. Watt Claims Anthem Protests 'Not About the Flag'

Houston Texans defensive end J.J.Watt rejected a fan's notion that he would not approve of protests during the national anthem. Read full article: J.J. Watt Claims Anthem Protests 'Not Ab...→

Phantom Gourmet apologizes after backlash for posts targeting Black Lives Matter protests

Phantom Gourmet apologizes after backlash for posts targeting Black Lives Matter protests

Many have taken to social media to denounce comments by the CEO of Phantom Gourmet and co-owner of Mendon Twin Drive-In, Dave Andelman. Read full article: Phantom Gourmet apologizes after backlas...→

Trump warns NFL, US Soccer he’ll tune them out over anthem protests: ‘I won’t be watching’

Trump warns NFL, US Soccer he’ll tune them out over anthem protests: ‘I won’t be watching’

President Trump made clear once again Saturday just where he stands regarding athletes’ kneeling protests during the playing of the national anthem. Read full article: Trump warns NFL, US Soccer he’ll tune th...→

U.S. Soccer President Apologizes for Federation Regarding Anthem Protests

U.S. Soccer President Apologizes for Federation Regarding Anthem Protests

U.S. Soccer President Cindy Parlow Cone apologized Saturday for the federation’s lack of leadership in the fight against racism as she addressed its decision t [...] Read full article: U.S. Soccer President Apologizes for Fed...→

NYC Cop Apologizes to Fellow Officers for Joining Protests, Kneeling

NYC Cop Apologizes to Fellow Officers for Joining Protests, Kneeling

A New York City police lieutenant apologized to his fellow cops for kneeling and joining protesters, according to the New York Post. Read full article: NYC Cop Apologizes to Fellow Officers fo...→

Ray Ciccarelli to Leave NASCAR After Anthem Protests, Confederate Flag Ban

Ray Ciccarelli to Leave NASCAR After Anthem Protests, Confederate Flag Ban

NASCAR driver Ray Ciccarelli took to Facebook on Wednesday, to announce that he is walking away from racing after the league announced that it would allow prot [...] Read full article: Ray Ciccarelli to Leave NASCAR After Ant...→

Poll: Majority of Americans Support NFL Anthem Protests

Poll: Majority of Americans Support NFL Anthem Protests

A poll conducted by Yahoo News/YouGov, shows that a majority of Americans now support a right to protest during the national anthem for NFL Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans Support NFL ...→

Joint Chiefs Chairman Apologizes for Role in Trump Walk During Protests

Joint Chiefs Chairman Apologizes for Role in Trump Walk During Protests

The top U.S. military official apologized on Thursday for being at President Donald Trump's side as he walked to a church for a photo opportunity after authori [...] Read full article: Joint Chiefs Chairman Apologizes for Rol...→

Live Updates on George Floyd Protests: Top General Apologizes for Role in Trump Photo Op

Live Updates on George Floyd Protests: Top General Apologizes for Role in Trump Photo Op

The country’s top military official apologized for taking part in President Trump’s walk across Lafayette Square for a photo op after authorities cleared the a [...] Read full article: Live Updates on George Floyd Protests: T...→

Patrick Mahomes on Drew Brees' anthem-kneeling comments: 'Obviously, his statement missed the point'

Patrick Mahomes on Drew Brees' anthem-kneeling comments: 'Obviously, his statement missed the point'

Patrick Mahomes was asked about Drew Brees’ comments from last week on kneeling during the national anthem and how the New Orleans Saints quarterback would nev [...] Read full article: Patrick Mahomes on Drew Brees' anthem-kn...→

US Soccer to Allow Protests During the National Anthem

US Soccer to Allow Protests During the National Anthem

U.S. Soccer’s board of directors has voted to repeal a 2017 policy that required national team players to stand during the national anthem Read full article: US Soccer to Allow Protests During the N...→

Spike Lee compliments Saints' Drew Brees for standing up to Trump over anthem remarks: report

Spike Lee compliments Saints' Drew Brees for standing up to Trump over anthem remarks: report

Award-winning filmmaker Spike Lee reportedly praised Drew Brees on Tuesday for standing up to President Trump, who criticized the quarterback last week for apo [...] Read full article: Spike Lee compliments Saints' Drew Brees...→

Tom Brady, Drew Brees Dozens Of Patriots Sign Players' Coalition Letter To Urge Congress To End Qualified Immunity For Police

Tom Brady, Drew Brees Dozens Of Patriots Sign Players' Coalition Letter To Urge Congress To End Qualified Immunity For Police

On Wednesday, The Players' Coalition urged Congress to pass the Ending Qualified Immunity Act, in a letter that included more than 1,400 athletes, coaches and [...] Read full article: Tom Brady, Drew Brees Dozens Of Patriots...→

Ben Watson speaks out on Drew Brees backlash: 'It's about listening and feeling the tone of what is going on'

Ben Watson speaks out on Drew Brees backlash: 'It's about listening and feeling the tone of what is going on'

Former NFL tight end Ben Watson responded Tuesday to the backlash over Drew Brees' comments about kneeling during the playing of "The Star-Spangled Banner" Tue [...] Read full article: Ben Watson speaks out on Drew Brees back...→

Eagles' Malik Jackson Refuses to Accept Drew Brees' Apology: The Flag Has 'Oppressed People'

Eagles' Malik Jackson Refuses to Accept Drew Brees' Apology: The Flag Has 'Oppressed People'

Eagles defensive tackle Malik Jackson is not accepting Drew Brees' apology. Not only that, the Philly defender looks forward to getting a Read full article: Eagles' Malik Jackson Refuses to Accept ...→

Leader of Florida police union chapter apologizes for Facebook post that drew scorn from other officers

Leader of Florida police union chapter apologizes for Facebook post that drew scorn from other officers

The leader of a Florida Fraternal Order of Police chapter is now apologizing for a controversial Facebook post which has sparked an uproar within the local law [...] Read full article: Leader of Florida police union chapter a...→

NFL commissioner apologizes for not listening to players’ protests

NFL commissioner apologizes for not listening to players’ protests

Commissioner Roger Goodell said the NFL was wrong for not listening to football players’ protests of racial injustice. The apology came after some of the sport [...] Read full article: NFL commissioner apologizes for not list...→

Eagles’ Malik Jackson trashes Drew Brees’ kneeling apology

Eagles’ Malik Jackson trashes Drew Brees’ kneeling apology

Drew Brees was quickly granted forgiveness from teammates after the Saints quarterback apologized for saying he was against kneeling during the national anthem [...] Read full article: Eagles’ Malik Jackson trashes Drew Brees...→

Drew Brees’ wife apologizes for husband’s comments on Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem

Drew Brees’ wife apologizes for husband’s comments on Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem

New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees has apologized for comments he made in an interview regarding his opposition to Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during th [...] Read full article: Drew Brees’ wife apologizes for husband’...→

Peter King uproar over ‘Lord of Flies’ reference in Drew Brees story

Peter King uproar over ‘Lord of Flies’ reference in Drew Brees story

Sure, Drew Brees was on a (metaphorical) island. The rest of this comparison seems imperfect at best. A source close to Brees told NBC Sports’ Peter King that [...] Read full article: Peter King uproar over ‘Lord of Flies’ r...→

Eagles' Malik Jackson explains why he's not accepting Drew Brees' apology on anthem-kneeling remarks

Eagles' Malik Jackson explains why he's not accepting Drew Brees' apology on anthem-kneeling remarks

Drew Brees’ apologies for his comments on kneeling during the national anthem mostly went over well with his New Orleans Saints teammates and other players aro [...] Read full article: Eagles' Malik Jackson explains why he's ...→

O.J. Simpson accepts Drew Brees’ apology

O.J. Simpson accepts Drew Brees’ apology

O.J. Simpson said he has accepted Drew Brees’ apology for saying he’d “never agree” with someone who takes a knee during the national anthem. Read full article: O.J. Simpson accepts Drew Brees’ apology...→

President Trump takes aim at NFL commish over possible national anthem protests - amNewYork

United States President Donald Trump took time during his Twitter session early Monday morning to call out NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, who encouraged Read full article: President Trump takes aim at NFL commish...→

Drew Brees pal describes reaction to anthem-kneeling comments as something out of 'Lord of the Flies': report

Drew Brees pal describes reaction to anthem-kneeling comments as something out of 'Lord of the Flies': report

A person close to Drew Brees shed some light described the reaction the New Orleans Saints quarterback was receiving last week as something similar to “Lord of [...] Read full article: Drew Brees pal describes reaction to ant...→

Trump aims tweet at Roger Goodell over protests during anthem

Trump aims tweet at Roger Goodell over protests during anthem

President Trump is back to tweeting at the NFL. After weighing in on Drew Brees’ apology last week, Trump took aim at Roger Goodell late Sunday after the NFL c [...] Read full article: Trump aims tweet at Roger Goodell over p...→

Trump slams Roger Goodell for NFL’s reversal on national anthem protests

Trump slams Roger Goodell for NFL’s reversal on national anthem protests

President Donald Trump does not seem to have taken kindly to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's remarks that the league was “wrong” for not listening to players [...] Read full article: Trump slams Roger Goodell for NFL’s reve...→

A Donald Trump-Roger Goodell Fight Over NFL National Anthem Protests Appears To Be Brewing

A Donald Trump-Roger Goodell Fight Over NFL National Anthem Protests Appears To Be Brewing

A few minutes shy of midnight on Sunday evening, Trump sent out a tweet reinforcing his message that players kneeling during the anthem are disrespecting the A [...] Read full article: A Donald Trump-Roger Goodell Fight Over ...→

Drew Brees' wife apologizes for husband's comments on flag

Drew Brees' wife apologizes for husband's comments on flag

The wife of New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees has now apologized for comments her husband made regarding his opposition to Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling [...] Read full article: Drew Brees' wife apologizes for husband'...→

Drew Brees' wife, Brittany, apologizes: 'We are the problem'

Drew Brees' wife, Brittany, apologizes: 'We are the problem'

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees apologized multiple times last week for his comments against kneeling during the national anthem. His wife, Brittany, [...] Read full article: Drew Brees' wife, Brittany, apologizes: ...→

'WE ARE THE PROBLEM': Drew Brees' Wife Claims 'White America' Is 'Not Looking for Racial Prejudice'

'WE ARE THE PROBLEM': Drew Brees' Wife Claims 'White America' Is 'Not Looking for Racial Prejudice'

Brittany Brees, wife of New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, took to Instagram on Saturday to blame white people for merely Read full article: 'WE ARE THE PROBLEM': Drew Brees' Wife C...→

Drew Brees’ wife Brittany issues apology: ‘We are the problem’

Drew Brees’ wife Brittany issues apology: ‘We are the problem’

Drew Brees’ wife Brittany penned an emotional message Friday on Instagram, stating “WE ARE THE PROBLEM,” a day after the Saints quarterback offered a second ap [...] Read full article: Drew Brees’ wife Brittany issues apology...→

Drew Brees tells Trump

Drew Brees tells Trump "we need to listen and learn" about racial injustice

On Saturday, the Trump campaign emailed a petition to campaign supporters, reiterating that the "American Flag should be respected." Read full article: Drew Brees tells Trump "we need to liste...→

Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva blames media for Drew Brees fallout: 'unbelievably divisive right now'

Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva blames media for Drew Brees fallout: 'unbelievably divisive right now'

Pittsburgh Steelers’ Alejandro Villanueva blames the media for the controversy surrounding Drew Brees' remarks against kneeling during the national anthem this [...] Read full article: Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva blames me...→

Saints quarterback Drew Brees isn’t a ‘punk,’ he’s a patriot

Saints quarterback Drew Brees isn’t a ‘punk,’ he’s a patriot

NFL star Drew Brees stepped into a social-media conflagration Wednesday when he responded to a question from Yahoo Finance about possible protests in the upcom [...] Read full article: Saints quarterback Drew Brees isn’t a ‘p...→

Saints players praise Drew Brees for response to Trump's criticism: 'Apology is a form of true leadership'

Saints players praise Drew Brees for response to Trump's criticism: 'Apology is a form of true leadership'

Malcolm Jenkins was among the first critics to slam New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees for his comments against kneeling during the national anthem but [...] Read full article: Saints players praise Drew Brees for res...→

'Star Trek' star Marina Sirtis apologizes for calling Lin-Manuel Miranda's advice amid protests 'pointless'

'Star Trek' star Marina Sirtis apologizes for calling Lin-Manuel Miranda's advice amid protests 'pointless'

"Star Trek" actress Marina Sirtis is walking back her comments after picking a fight with the creator of "Hamilton" over protests related to George Floyd's dea [...] Read full article: 'Star Trek' star Marina Sirtis apologize...→

Drew Brees Responds to Trump: 'This Is Not About the Flag'

Drew Brees Responds to Trump: 'This Is Not About the Flag'

Drew Brees addressed President Trump on Friday night after the president criticized him for backing down from his anthem stance. Read full article: Drew Brees Responds to Trump: 'This Is N...→

As Trump doubles down on criticizing player protests, NFL commissioner expresses regret

As Trump doubles down on criticizing player protests, NFL commissioner expresses regret

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league was wrong for its stance on anti-police brutality protests during the national anthem. Read full article: As Trump doubles down on criticizing pla...→

NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday posted a message directed to President Do [...]

NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday posted a message directed to President Do [...]

NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday posted a message directed to President Donald Trump and White Americans: stop talking about the American flag and start. [...] Read full article: NFL quarterback Drew Brees late Friday p...→

Trump backs Drew Brees' original comments on it being 'disrespectful' to kneel during the anthem

Trump backs Drew Brees' original comments on it being 'disrespectful' to kneel during the anthem

“There are other things you can protest, but not our Great American Flag,” Trump added, conflating silent protests of police brutality to protesting the Americ [...] Read full article: Trump backs Drew Brees' original comment...→

NBC News op-ed: Drew Brees' 'biggest mistake' is believing US flag 'means anything'

NBC News op-ed: Drew Brees' 'biggest mistake' is believing US flag 'means anything'

An opinion piece published by NBC News claimed that NFL superstar Drew Brees' "biggest mistake" when defending the American flag was "believing" that it "means [...] Read full article: NBC News op-ed: Drew Brees' 'biggest mis...→