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NFL Players Continue To Protest During National Anthem

Three Philadelphia Eagles players sat out the national anthem during Thursday’s preseason game against the New England Patriots, with two choosing to remain in the stadium tunnel instead of appearing alongside their teammates on the field.  Safety Malcolm Jenkins and cornerback De’Vante Bausby hung back until the song ended, <a href="https://www.nbc… Sports

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Prescott: Anthem isn't the 'time or venue' for protest

Dak Prescott has no problem with Jerry Jones’ anthem policy. On the same day the NFL and NFLPA held a “constructive meeting” concerning player protests during the national anthem, the Dallas Cowboys quarterback answered q… NFL | theScore

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Giants owner: Trump has 'no understanding' of why players protest

New York Giants co-owner Steve Tisch does not agree with how United States President Donald Trump is handling the NFL’s national anthem protesting controversy – or the fact that Trump is addressing it at all. “Hopefully he’ll have much more going on that he’s going have to deal with and should deal with and must deal with than worrying about ...

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Anthem protest policy on hold as NFL, NFLPA work on resolution

The NFL and NFLPA released a joint statement Thursday regarding the league’s policy on protests during the national anthem. The statement says no new rules relating to the anthem will be enforced while the two sides work on a resolution to the controversial issue. <p lang=… NFL | theScore

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Titans CEO thinks Casey doesn't understand protest fines

Tennessee Titans president and CEO Steve Underwood says the team will speak to Jurrell Casey regarding how fines are handed out to anthem protesters during the 2018 season. The star defensive lineman said Wednesday he’ll continue to <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///news/1572527" href="https:… NFL | theScore

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Smith: New policy makes Kap's protest 'in vain'

5:32 PM ET CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Carolina Panthers wide receiver Torrey Smith said the NFL “dropped the ball” with its new rule that requires players to either stand during the national anthem or stay in the locker room, and he believes it could lead to more problems and protests. Smith also said the rule, adopted last week at the NFL ...

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Brad Marchand calls face-licking protest 'cute,' but NHL says it must stop

As Brad Marchand continues tongue lashing his opponents, his latest victim says it’s time the Bruins agitator was penalized for his actions. And the NHL seems to agree. On Saturday, the NHL’s deputy commissioner Bill Daly said the league will tell the Bruins that Marchand’s face-licking antics must stop. “Yes, we will be communicating with the club. We don’t expect it to ...

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