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Drew Brees apologizes for criticizing NFL players protesting during national anthem

Drew Brees apologizes for criticizing NFL players protesting during national anthem

While Brees said that he "will work every day to put myself in those shoes and fight for what is right," many are calling his apology insufficient. Read full article: Drew Brees apologizes for criticizing NF...→

Drew Brees apologizes for criticizing NFL players protesting during national anthem

Drew Brees apologizes for criticizing NFL players protesting during national anthem

While Brees said that he "will work every day to put myself in those shoes and fight for what is right," many are calling his apology insufficient. Read full article: Drew Brees apologizes for criticizing NF...→

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 ...→

NFL plans to test players for coronavirus three times per week

NFL plans to test players for coronavirus three times per week

Enough spitballing. NFL procedures for coronavirus testing are close to being agreed upon, executives from the players association told certified player agents [...] Read full article: NFL plans to test players for coronaviru...→

NFL Players Distribute Food to Families in Need in Miami-Dade County

NFL Players Distribute Food to Families in Need in Miami-Dade County

Three NFL players partnered with FarmShare to distribute food to those in need at West Perrine Park Saturday morning in Miami-Dade County. Read full article: NFL Players Distribute Food to Families ...→

Donald Trump Threatens to Boycott the NFL and U.S. Soccer if Players Kneel for Anthem Protest

Donald Trump Threatens to Boycott the NFL and U.S. Soccer if Players Kneel for Anthem Protest

President Donald Trump criticized American organizations for making steps to allow players to kneel in protest during the national anthem. Read full article: Donald Trump Threatens to Boycott the NF...→

Clemson to Remove Name of Pro-Slavery Senator from Honors College After Pressure from NFL Players

Clemson to Remove Name of Pro-Slavery Senator from Honors College After Pressure from NFL Players

Former Clemson Tigers and current NFL players Deshaun Watson and DeAndre Hopkins have persuaded Clemson University to rename its Calhoun Read full article: Clemson to Remove Name of Pro-Slavery Se...→

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...→

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...→

Adrian Peterson says NFL players are

Adrian Peterson says NFL players are "all ready to take a knee together" during national anthem

"Just four years ago, you're seeing (Colin) Kaepernick taking a knee, and now we're all getting ready to take a knee together going into this season, without a [...] Read full article: Adrian Peterson says NFL players are "al...→

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...→

For NFL Players, Racial Profiling Is Often Personal

For NFL Players, Racial Profiling Is Often Personal

The protests have waned, but the ongoing issue for players — and the black communities they come from — has not. The Associated Press surveyed 56 of the 59 bla [...] Read full article: For NFL Players, Racial Profiling Is Oft...→

'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...→

NFL players both eager & anxious to return during pandemic

NFL players both eager & anxious to return during pandemic

Some NFL players say they're scared about returning to practices and games during the coronavirus outbreak Read full article: NFL players both eager & anxious to retu...→

‘Not an Issue About the Flag’: NFL’s Drew Brees Calls on Trump, White America to Support Black Community

‘Not an Issue About the Flag’: NFL’s Drew Brees Calls on Trump, White America to Support Black Community

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: ‘Not an Issue About the Flag’: NFL’s Dre...→

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Denver Broncos safety Kareem Jackson was the latest NFL player to test positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday, reignighting concerns about the season start [...] Read full article: Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive f...→

Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in NFL, Drew Rosenhaus says: 'One of the 32 teams really needs to step up'

Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in NFL, Drew Rosenhaus says: 'One of the 32 teams really needs to step up'

Drew Rosenhaus, one of the most prolific agents in the NFL, said Sunday he thinks it’s time Colin Kaepernick gets signed after not having played a down of foot [...] Read full article: Colin Kaepernick should get another shot...→

Trump says he won't watch NFL, U.S. soccer if players kneel during anthem - amNewYork

President Donald Trump has said he will not watch National Football League (NFL) or U.S. soccer team matches if players do not stand for the national Read full article: Trump says he won't watch NFL, U.S. socc...→

Trump: I Won't Watch NFL If Players Kneel During Anthem

Trump: I Won't Watch NFL If Players Kneel During Anthem

United States President Donald Trump has said he will not watch National Football League (NFL) or U.S. soccer team matches if players do not stand for the nati [...] Read full article: Trump: I Won't Watch NFL If Players Knee...→

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...→

NFL players join petition to have Clemson remove John C. Calhoun's name from honors college amid protests

NFL players join petition to have Clemson remove John C. Calhoun's name from honors college amid protests

NFL players DeAndre Hopkins and Deshaun Watson have joined in on a petition that's seeking Clemson University to remove John C. Calhoun's name from the honors [...] Read full article: NFL players join petition to have Clemso...→

Masks, Modified Locker Rooms, Virtual Meetings: NFL Lays Out Protocols For Teams To Follow Once Players Report For Work

Masks, Modified Locker Rooms, Virtual Meetings: NFL Lays Out Protocols For Teams To Follow Once Players Report For Work

When football players take the field, there's really no possible way to keep them apart. When they're off the field, though, the NFL and NFLPA are going to do [...] Read full article: Masks, Modified Locker Rooms, Virtual Me...→

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 ...→

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'...→

NFL apologizes for 'not listening' to players about racism as Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned

NFL apologizes for 'not listening' to players about racism as Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned

Amid the protests following the death George Floyd while in police custody, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell apologized to players for "not listening" to them ab [...] Read full article: NFL apologizes for 'not listening' to pl...→

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...→

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...→

Three NFL players partnered with FarmShare to distribute food to those in need a [...]

Three NFL players partnered with FarmShare to distribute food to those in need at West Perrine Park Saturday morning in Miami-Dade County.... “Things are start [...] Read full article: Three NFL players partnered with FarmSha...→

Trump vows to tune out NFL, US soccer if players kneel during national anthem

Trump vows to tune out NFL, US soccer if players kneel during national anthem

President Trump said he will tune out the NFL and the United States national soccer team if their players take a knee during the national anthem. The president [...] Read full article: Trump vows to tune out NFL, US soccer if...→

Kiszla: Deep dive into the small details that will make or break Drew Lock as winning NFL quarterback

Kiszla: Deep dive into the small details that will make or break Drew Lock as winning NFL quarterback

No moment seems too big for Drew Lock, whether he’s rapping on the Denver bench, chatting up Peyton Manning on the phone or marching through town in support of [...] Read full article: Kiszla: Deep dive into the small details...→

Blue Jackets' John Tortorella changes 2016 stance vowing to bench players protesting the national anthem

Blue Jackets' John Tortorella changes 2016 stance vowing to bench players protesting the national anthem

Columbus Blue Jackets head coach John Tortorella has drastically changed his stance on players protesting the national anthem in the wake of George Floyd’s dea [...] Read full article: Blue Jackets' John Tortorella changes 20...→

NFL Players Coalition Collects 1,400 Signatures in Support of Bill to End Qualified Immunity for Police

NFL Players Coalition Collects 1,400 Signatures in Support of Bill to End Qualified Immunity for Police

The NFL Players Coalition has amassed 1,400 signatures from players, coaches, staff, and front office, current and retired, in support of a Read full article: NFL Players Coalition Collects 1,400 Sig...→

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 ...→

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...→

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 takes aim at NFL, wonders whether Roger Goodell will allow players to kneel for national anthem

Trump takes aim at NFL, wonders whether Roger Goodell will allow players to kneel for national anthem

President Trump pondered in a tweet Sunday whether NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s apology for not “listening” to black players when they spoke out about raci [...] Read full article: Trump takes aim at NFL, wonders whether ...→

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: ...→

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...→

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 ...→

Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in NFL, Drew Rosenhaus says: 'One of the 32 teams really needs to step up'

Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in NFL, Drew Rosenhaus says: 'One of the 32 teams really needs to step up'

Drew Rosenhaus, one of the most prolific agents in the NFL, said Sunday he thinks it’s time Colin Kaepernick gets signed after not having played a down of foot [...] Read full article: Colin Kaepernick should get another shot...→

NFL Players Distribute Food to Families in Need in Miami-Dade County

NFL Players Distribute Food to Families in Need in Miami-Dade County

Three NFL players partnered with FarmShare to distribute food to those in need at West Perrine Park Saturday morning in Miami-Dade County. Read full article: NFL Players Distribute Food to Families ...→

Trump vows to tune out NFL, US soccer if players kneel during national anthem

Trump vows to tune out NFL, US soccer if players kneel during national anthem

President Trump said he will tune out the NFL and the United States national soccer team if their players take a knee during the national anthem. The president [...] Read full article: Trump vows to tune out NFL, US soccer if...→

Trump: I Won't Watch NFL If Players Kneel During Anthem

Trump: I Won't Watch NFL If Players Kneel During Anthem

United States President Donald Trump has said he will not watch National Football League (NFL) or U.S. soccer team matches if players do not stand for the nati [...] Read full article: Trump: I Won't Watch NFL If Players Knee...→

Clemson to Remove Name of Pro-Slavery Senator from Honors College After Pressure from NFL Players

Clemson to Remove Name of Pro-Slavery Senator from Honors College After Pressure from NFL Players

Former Clemson Tigers and current NFL players Deshaun Watson and DeAndre Hopkins have persuaded Clemson University to rename its Calhoun Read full article: Clemson to Remove Name of Pro-Slavery Se...→

Blue Jackets' John Tortorella changes 2016 stance vowing to bench players protesting the national anthem

Blue Jackets' John Tortorella changes 2016 stance vowing to bench players protesting the national anthem

Columbus Blue Jackets head coach John Tortorella has drastically changed his stance on players protesting the national anthem in the wake of George Floyd’s dea [...] Read full article: Blue Jackets' John Tortorella changes 20...→

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...→

NFL players join petition to have Clemson remove John C. Calhoun's name from honors college amid protests

NFL players join petition to have Clemson remove John C. Calhoun's name from honors college amid protests

NFL players DeAndre Hopkins and Deshaun Watson have joined in on a petition that's seeking Clemson University to remove John C. Calhoun's name from the honors [...] Read full article: NFL players join petition to have Clemso...→

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...→

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’...→

Adrian Peterson says NFL players are

Adrian Peterson says NFL players are "all ready to take a knee together" during national anthem

"Just four years ago, you're seeing (Colin) Kaepernick taking a knee, and now we're all getting ready to take a knee together going into this season, without a [...] Read full article: Adrian Peterson says NFL players are "al...→

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' 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'...→

For NFL Players, Racial Profiling Is Often Personal

For NFL Players, Racial Profiling Is Often Personal

The protests have waned, but the ongoing issue for players — and the black communities they come from — has not. The Associated Press surveyed 56 of the 59 bla [...] Read full article: For NFL Players, Racial Profiling Is Oft...→

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...→

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...→

‘Not an Issue About the Flag’: NFL’s Drew Brees Calls on Trump, White America to Support Black Community

‘Not an Issue About the Flag’: NFL’s Drew Brees Calls on Trump, White America to Support Black Community

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: ‘Not an Issue About the Flag’: NFL’s Dre...→

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Denver Broncos safety Kareem Jackson was the latest NFL player to test positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday, reignighting concerns about the season start [...] Read full article: Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive f...→

NFL plans to test players for coronavirus three times per week

NFL plans to test players for coronavirus three times per week

Enough spitballing. NFL procedures for coronavirus testing are close to being agreed upon, executives from the players association told certified player agents [...] Read full article: NFL plans to test players for coronaviru...→

Three NFL players partnered with FarmShare to distribute food to those in need a [...]

Three NFL players partnered with FarmShare to distribute food to those in need at West Perrine Park Saturday morning in Miami-Dade County.... “Things are start [...] Read full article: Three NFL players partnered with FarmSha...→

Trump says he won't watch NFL, U.S. soccer if players kneel during anthem - amNewYork

President Donald Trump has said he will not watch National Football League (NFL) or U.S. soccer team matches if players do not stand for the national Read full article: Trump says he won't watch NFL, U.S. socc...→

Donald Trump Threatens to Boycott the NFL and U.S. Soccer if Players Kneel for Anthem Protest

Donald Trump Threatens to Boycott the NFL and U.S. Soccer if Players Kneel for Anthem Protest

President Donald Trump criticized American organizations for making steps to allow players to kneel in protest during the national anthem. Read full article: Donald Trump Threatens to Boycott the NF...→

Kiszla: Deep dive into the small details that will make or break Drew Lock as winning NFL quarterback

Kiszla: Deep dive into the small details that will make or break Drew Lock as winning NFL quarterback

No moment seems too big for Drew Lock, whether he’s rapping on the Denver bench, chatting up Peyton Manning on the phone or marching through town in support of [...] Read full article: Kiszla: Deep dive into the small details...→

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...→

NFL Players Coalition Collects 1,400 Signatures in Support of Bill to End Qualified Immunity for Police

NFL Players Coalition Collects 1,400 Signatures in Support of Bill to End Qualified Immunity for Police

The NFL Players Coalition has amassed 1,400 signatures from players, coaches, staff, and front office, current and retired, in support of a Read full article: NFL Players Coalition Collects 1,400 Sig...→

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 ...→

Masks, Modified Locker Rooms, Virtual Meetings: NFL Lays Out Protocols For Teams To Follow Once Players Report For Work

Masks, Modified Locker Rooms, Virtual Meetings: NFL Lays Out Protocols For Teams To Follow Once Players Report For Work

When football players take the field, there's really no possible way to keep them apart. When they're off the field, though, the NFL and NFLPA are going to do [...] Read full article: Masks, Modified Locker Rooms, Virtual Me...→

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...→

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...→

Trump takes aim at NFL, wonders whether Roger Goodell will allow players to kneel for national anthem

Trump takes aim at NFL, wonders whether Roger Goodell will allow players to kneel for national anthem

President Trump pondered in a tweet Sunday whether NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s apology for not “listening” to black players when they spoke out about raci [...] Read full article: Trump takes aim at NFL, wonders whether ...→

NFL apologizes for 'not listening' to players about racism as Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned

NFL apologizes for 'not listening' to players about racism as Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned

Amid the protests following the death George Floyd while in police custody, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell apologized to players for "not listening" to them ab [...] Read full article: NFL apologizes for 'not listening' to pl...→

'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...→

NFL players both eager & anxious to return during pandemic

NFL players both eager & anxious to return during pandemic

Some NFL players say they're scared about returning to practices and games during the coronavirus outbreak Read full article: NFL players both eager & anxious to retu...→

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...→

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 ...→

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Denver Broncos safety Kareem Jackson was the latest NFL player to test positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday, reignighting concerns about the season start [...] Read full article: Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive f...→

NFL plans to test players for coronavirus three times per week

NFL plans to test players for coronavirus three times per week

Enough spitballing. NFL procedures for coronavirus testing are close to being agreed upon, executives from the players association told certified player agents [...] Read full article: NFL plans to test players for coronaviru...→

Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in NFL, Drew Rosenhaus says: 'One of the 32 teams really needs to step up'

Colin Kaepernick should get another shot in NFL, Drew Rosenhaus says: 'One of the 32 teams really needs to step up'

Drew Rosenhaus, one of the most prolific agents in the NFL, said Sunday he thinks it’s time Colin Kaepernick gets signed after not having played a down of foot [...] Read full article: Colin Kaepernick should get another shot...→

Three NFL players partnered with FarmShare to distribute food to those in need a [...]

Three NFL players partnered with FarmShare to distribute food to those in need at West Perrine Park Saturday morning in Miami-Dade County.... “Things are start [...] Read full article: Three NFL players partnered with FarmSha...→

NFL Players Distribute Food to Families in Need in Miami-Dade County

NFL Players Distribute Food to Families in Need in Miami-Dade County

Three NFL players partnered with FarmShare to distribute food to those in need at West Perrine Park Saturday morning in Miami-Dade County. Read full article: NFL Players Distribute Food to Families ...→

Trump says he won't watch NFL, U.S. soccer if players kneel during anthem - amNewYork

President Donald Trump has said he will not watch National Football League (NFL) or U.S. soccer team matches if players do not stand for the national Read full article: Trump says he won't watch NFL, U.S. socc...→

Trump vows to tune out NFL, US soccer if players kneel during national anthem

Trump vows to tune out NFL, US soccer if players kneel during national anthem

President Trump said he will tune out the NFL and the United States national soccer team if their players take a knee during the national anthem. The president [...] Read full article: Trump vows to tune out NFL, US soccer if...→

Donald Trump Threatens to Boycott the NFL and U.S. Soccer if Players Kneel for Anthem Protest

Donald Trump Threatens to Boycott the NFL and U.S. Soccer if Players Kneel for Anthem Protest

President Donald Trump criticized American organizations for making steps to allow players to kneel in protest during the national anthem. Read full article: Donald Trump Threatens to Boycott the NF...→

Trump: I Won't Watch NFL If Players Kneel During Anthem

Trump: I Won't Watch NFL If Players Kneel During Anthem

United States President Donald Trump has said he will not watch National Football League (NFL) or U.S. soccer team matches if players do not stand for the nati [...] Read full article: Trump: I Won't Watch NFL If Players Knee...→

Kiszla: Deep dive into the small details that will make or break Drew Lock as winning NFL quarterback

Kiszla: Deep dive into the small details that will make or break Drew Lock as winning NFL quarterback

No moment seems too big for Drew Lock, whether he’s rapping on the Denver bench, chatting up Peyton Manning on the phone or marching through town in support of [...] Read full article: Kiszla: Deep dive into the small details...→

Clemson to Remove Name of Pro-Slavery Senator from Honors College After Pressure from NFL Players

Clemson to Remove Name of Pro-Slavery Senator from Honors College After Pressure from NFL Players

Former Clemson Tigers and current NFL players Deshaun Watson and DeAndre Hopkins have persuaded Clemson University to rename its Calhoun Read full article: Clemson to Remove Name of Pro-Slavery Se...→

Blue Jackets' John Tortorella changes 2016 stance vowing to bench players protesting the national anthem

Blue Jackets' John Tortorella changes 2016 stance vowing to bench players protesting the national anthem

Columbus Blue Jackets head coach John Tortorella has drastically changed his stance on players protesting the national anthem in the wake of George Floyd’s dea [...] Read full article: Blue Jackets' John Tortorella changes 20...→

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...→

NFL Players Coalition Collects 1,400 Signatures in Support of Bill to End Qualified Immunity for Police

NFL Players Coalition Collects 1,400 Signatures in Support of Bill to End Qualified Immunity for Police

The NFL Players Coalition has amassed 1,400 signatures from players, coaches, staff, and front office, current and retired, in support of a Read full article: NFL Players Coalition Collects 1,400 Sig...→

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...→

NFL players join petition to have Clemson remove John C. Calhoun's name from honors college amid protests

NFL players join petition to have Clemson remove John C. Calhoun's name from honors college amid protests

NFL players DeAndre Hopkins and Deshaun Watson have joined in on a petition that's seeking Clemson University to remove John C. Calhoun's name from the honors [...] Read full article: NFL players join petition to have Clemso...→

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...→

Masks, Modified Locker Rooms, Virtual Meetings: NFL Lays Out Protocols For Teams To Follow Once Players Report For Work

Masks, Modified Locker Rooms, Virtual Meetings: NFL Lays Out Protocols For Teams To Follow Once Players Report For Work

When football players take the field, there's really no possible way to keep them apart. When they're off the field, though, the NFL and NFLPA are going to do [...] Read full article: Masks, Modified Locker Rooms, Virtual Me...→

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...→

Adrian Peterson says NFL players are

Adrian Peterson says NFL players are "all ready to take a knee together" during national anthem

"Just four years ago, you're seeing (Colin) Kaepernick taking a knee, and now we're all getting ready to take a knee together going into this season, without a [...] Read full article: Adrian Peterson says NFL players are "al...→

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...→

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...→

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'...→

Trump takes aim at NFL, wonders whether Roger Goodell will allow players to kneel for national anthem

Trump takes aim at NFL, wonders whether Roger Goodell will allow players to kneel for national anthem

President Trump pondered in a tweet Sunday whether NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s apology for not “listening” to black players when they spoke out about raci [...] Read full article: Trump takes aim at NFL, wonders whether ...→

For NFL Players, Racial Profiling Is Often Personal

For NFL Players, Racial Profiling Is Often Personal

The protests have waned, but the ongoing issue for players — and the black communities they come from — has not. The Associated Press surveyed 56 of the 59 bla [...] Read full article: For NFL Players, Racial Profiling Is Oft...→

NFL apologizes for 'not listening' to players about racism as Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned

NFL apologizes for 'not listening' to players about racism as Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned

Amid the protests following the death George Floyd while in police custody, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell apologized to players for "not listening" to them ab [...] Read full article: NFL apologizes for 'not listening' to pl...→

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...→

NFL players both eager & anxious to return during pandemic

NFL players both eager & anxious to return during pandemic

Some NFL players say they're scared about returning to practices and games during the coronavirus outbreak Read full article: NFL players both eager & anxious to retu...→

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...→

‘Not an Issue About the Flag’: NFL’s Drew Brees Calls on Trump, White America to Support Black Community

‘Not an Issue About the Flag’: NFL’s Drew Brees Calls on Trump, White America to Support Black Community

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: ‘Not an Issue About the Flag’: NFL’s Dre...→

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...→