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Trump rips Lynch for anthem protest in Mexico

7:16 AM ET MEXICO CITY — President Donald Trump took to Twitter Monday morning to criticize Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch for standing during the Mexican national anthem but sitting during the anthem for … www.espn.com – NFL PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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Op-Ed: Football Players’ Protest Too Vague, Self-Satisfied

What exactly are the National Football League players trying to accomplish with their protest by kneeling during the national anthem? President Trump’s assertion that standing should be mandatory rather than done sincerely has focused the controversy on the players’ freedom of expression rather than the target of the protests, vaguely described as racial injustice. Back in the heroic era of ...

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Op-Ed: Football Players’ Protest Too Vague, Self-Satisfied

What exactly are the National Football League players trying to accomplish with their protest by kneeling during the national anthem? President Trump’s assertion that standing should be mandatory rather than done sincerely has focused the controversy on the players’ freedom of expression rather than the target of the protests, vaguely described as racial injustice. Back in the heroic era of ...

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Christian players frustrated by criticism for anthem protest

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Eric Reid and other Christian players who support Colin Kaepernick’s social justice movement want believers on the opposite side of the controversial anthem protest to ask themselves a simple but powerful question: What would Jesus do? Reid joined Kaepernick, his former San Francisco 49ers teammate, in kneeling for the ”The Star-Spangled Banner” last year because he wants to ...

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Texans reportedly planning group protest after Bob McNair's 'inmate' comments

The Houston Texans all got on the plane for the team’s game against the Seattle Seahawks, but that doesn’t mean the controversy over owner Bob McNair’s comments is over. According to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Texans are planning some sort of group protest prior to the ga… CBSSports.com NFL Headlines PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF ...

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Report: Texans players plan to protest before Seahawks game

The fallout from Houston Texans owner Bob McNair’s “inmates running the prison” comments continued Saturday, as ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that Texans players are planning to protest prior to Sunday’s game against the <a data-in-app-uri="thescor… NFL | theScore PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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