Tag: Colin Kaepernick

Jay-Z

Jay-Z Admits to Rejecting Super Bowl Halftime Show

Rapper Jay-Z appears to have publicly admitted that he rejected the NFL’s offer to perform at the Super Bowl halftime show. Except, he didn’t do it in a press conference, he did it in a song.

Jed York

49ers Owner to Close Concession Stands During the Anthem

San Francisco 49ers Owner Jed York abstained from the NFL’s recent vote to fine teams if their players protest during the national anthem, and now he says he will close concession stands during the song as well.

Colin Kaepernick

NFL Polled Fans for Public Opinion Data on Colin Kaepernick

In news that might have repercussions for Colin Kaepernick’s collusion claims against the NFL, it has come to light that the league hired a public opinion firm to poll fans as to whether they felt the quarterback should be punished for his anthem protests.

Anthem Protests

NFL’s About Face on Anthem Protests Vindicates Breitbart, President Trump

The NFL’s decision to put an end to the player protests during the national anthem, provides vindication for criticism of the league offered by President Trump and Breitbart Sports. Not to mention the millions of fans who have left the game over the protests which have raged across the league for two full seasons.

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Rubio: Kaepernick Should Still Be in the NFL

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) believes quarterback Colin Kaepernick is still deserving of being in the NFL. Based on talent alone, Rubio told TMZ Sports, “[T]here aren’t 63 better quarterbacks in the world,” which would leave the free agent with at least a backup

Colin Kaepernick

Report: Documents Show NFL Coaches See Colin Kaepernick as a Starter

According to a report from Pro Football Talk, new documents about Colin Kaepernick’s playing ability shows that coaches think he could be a starting quarterback. Bolstering his claim that the NFL ignored him based on his politics, not his playing ability.

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John Elway Deposed in Colin Kaepernick Collusion Case

Denver Broncos General Manager John Elway, was deposed by Colin Kaepernick’s attorney’s for one hour on Tuesday, as a part of the former quarterback’s collusion grievance against the NFL.