Post Tagged with: "National Anthem"

Controversy leaves Kaepernick unsigned

April 20, 2017 12:38 pm0 comments

Vegan diet. Too skinny. Too high of an asking price. These are all excuses used by NFL general managers and owners to explain why Colin Kaepernick hasn’t been signed. Colin Kaepernick made noise last season for his year-long protest or kneeling during the National Anthem, which caused a huge controversy […]

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Sports fans sit during National Anthem

September 23, 2016 12:31 pm0 comments

Of all our inalienable rights, the choice to stand or sit during the national anthem is one of the greatest. “I cannot say it in the strongest, most direct way, that it’s an embarrassment and it’s about as disrespectful as any athlete has ever been and I don’t care what […]

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Kaepernick’s kneeling gets bipolar reactions

September 21, 2016 3:29 pm0 comments
Kaepernick’s kneeling gets bipolar reactions

It’s generally customary, not mandatory, to stand and place your right hand over your heart during the playing of the National Anthem. But on Aug. 25, at Levi Stadium in Santa Clara, the San Francisco 49ers hosted the Green Bay Packers in a week three pre-season exhibition match. 49ers backup […]

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