Michael Bennett kneels during national anthem; Justin Britt gives support
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Michael Bennett kneels during national anthem; Justin Britt gives support

Seahawks DE Michael Bennett knelt during the national anthem for the second time this preseason Friday night in Seattle. This time Bennett had some support. Seahawks C Justin Britt stood during the anthem, but put his hand on Bennett’s shoulder. Michael Bennett continued his protest during the national anthem. This time, teammate Justin Britt was … Continue reading

James Harrison on kneeling during national anthem: ‘That’s up to the individual’
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James Harrison on kneeling during national anthem: ‘That’s up to the individual’

It’s official! Steelers LB James Harrison never wrote the following tweet: Harrison told THE MMQB that the tweet was fake. Here is how Harrison really feels about players kneeling during the national anthem: “That’s up to the individual. If they feel like that’s something they want to do, that’s their right,” Harrison told THE MMQB. … Continue reading

Jermichael Finley on players kneeling during anthem: ‘It’s not really in their heart’
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Jermichael Finley on players kneeling during anthem: ‘It’s not really in their heart’

Former Packers TE Jermichael Finley has interesting take on players kneeling during the national anthem in the NFL. This past weekend, we saw Seahawks DE Michael Bennett and Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch kneel during the national anthem. Last season, we saw free agent QB Colin Kaepernick  and others kneel during the anthem. Finley is not … Continue reading

Kurt Warner on Elliott’s suspension: ‘It’s a big blow for the Cowboys’
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Kurt Warner on Elliott’s suspension: ‘It’s a big blow for the Cowboys’

Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott was suspended six games by the NFL on Friday, for violating the league’s personal conduct policy. Elliott is expected to appeal the suspension. Elliott, 22, was investigated by the league for an alleged domestic violence incident in 2016 with his ex-girlfriend Tiffany Thompson.  Elliott has not been arrested or charged with domestic violence … Continue reading