Category Archives: NFL

BREAKING: Almost one-dozen Cleveland Browns players kneel during national anthem

ESPN.com has the details. “As an organization, we have a profound respect for our country’s National Anthem, flag and the servicemen and servicewomen in the United States and abroad,” the Browns said in a statement. “We feel it’s important for … Continue reading

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National Review: Left got what it deserved in Kaepernick fallout

The National Review suggests that Colin Kaepernick’s refusal to stand for the national anthem has hurt him and the liberals who supported him. It’s important to note, however, that it wasn’t just the fact of Kaepernick’s protest that ignited such … Continue reading

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He’s the smartest guy in the NFL. And he’s quitting the game. At 26.

If you needed a reminder that the No Future League, uh, the National Football League, has a major problem on its hands — and is still struggling to figure it out — consider what the league’s smartest player has done. … Continue reading

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You think the NFL’s teams care about the common man and woman? Come on!

I offer you the latest example of flat out greed. One NFL team promises $2 hot dogs at its games, but, wow, you’d better have money for everything else. The Atlanta Journal Constitution has the details. While they’ve gone to … Continue reading

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Another former NFL star dead far too soon

CBS Sports has the details. Pro Football Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy, a star defensive tackle for the Seattle Seahawks for 11 seasons, died at his home in Orlando, Florida, at the age of 48. The Orlando Police Department confirmed … Continue reading

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Is the hypocrisy of the NFL really all that different from the NCAA?

The Podcast Profs talk hypocrisy in their latest podcast, with the NFL and the NCAA front and center in their debate.

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Raiders get thumbs-up to move to Vegas; economic disaster on the horizon?

CBS Sports reports that the Raiders’ ownership got what it wanted today — approval from their fellow owners to relocate the franchise to Las Vegas. The expectation for the Raiders is they will play two more seasons in Oakland, which … Continue reading

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