National Anthem Protests

Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick Supporters Triggered by NFL Showing MLK Footage

It did not take long for the NFL to wade into controversial waters on Super Bowl Sunday. Early in the evening, the NFL showed a montage of images featuring Martin Luther King Jr., in an effort to celebrate civil rights heroes of the past.

NFL Ratings

NFL Ratings Rebound As Protests Decline

After two years of massive TV ratings declines largely due to anthem protests, the NFL finally stopped the bleeding and posted a small gain as the anthem protests all but disappeared.