Anquan Boldin

Anquan Boldin: Wouldn't Be Wise for NFL Players to Give Donald Trump Pardon List

Former NFL wide receiver Anquan Boldin said Thursday that NFL players are doing the right thing by not recommending people to President Donald Trump to receive pardons.<p>According to Lindsay Gibbs of Think Progress, Boldin appeared at a Players Coalition forum on criminal justice reform in Prince …

Donald Trump

Malcolm Jenkins held signs mentioning several Patriots in silent media meeting

Charles LeClaire/USA TODAY Sports<br>A few days have passed since President Donald Trump uninvited the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles from the …

New England Patriots

Malcolm Jenkins declines to answer questions about White House cancellation

Getty Images<p>Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins, one of the players at the forefront of the league’s social-justice movement, met with reporters on …

NFL

Why We're Talking about Race | by Anquan Boldin, Malcolm Jenkins and Glover Quin

L<p><i>ast November, NFL players Anquan Boldin, Andrew Hawkins, Malcolm Jenkins, Josh McCown and Glover Quin met with members of Congress to discuss issues</i> …

Malcolm Jenkins

Denver Broncos UDFA John Diarse reminds of Anquan Boldin

The Denver Broncos made an underrated signing getting UDFA WR John Diarse from TCU, whose highlight reel reminds of Anquan Boldin… The Denver Broncos …

NFL

Flacco: Bryant could have Boldin-type impact for Ravens

Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports<p>Of all the teams in the NFL, the Baltimore Ravens are said to be the most interested in adding receiver Dez Bryant (per Ian …

Football (U.S.)

Bills put Richie Incognito on reserve/retired list

Getty Images<p>Former Bills guard Richie Incognito announced he was retiring earlier this week, and the Bills did their part of the paperwork today.<p>The …

NFL

How much should positional value impact Lions draft plans?

This one is real life, I promise.<p>Mailbags this time of year have to get creative sometimes to shake it up, so that's what yesterday's edition was all …

NFL

The Stop – National Geographic

Your story matters<p>Submit your stop story to<br>National Geographic.<p>We want to hear about your experience. National Geographic is collecting, archiving, and curating people’s stories about being stopped by police. If you are at least 18 years old and reside in a U.S. state or the District of Columbia, …

Archives

The Stop: Wrenching stories of humiliation and even death for ‘driving while black’

An NFL star, a wealthy investor, a federal judge and a small-business owner — four perspectives on unhappy encounters with police<p>Retired NFL star …

Race & Ethnicity

Ice-Cold Takes: Playoff hype, Brody Marleau, the Art Ross race is over

Ice Cold Takes is a weekly humor column where we visit what is trending around the NHL. If you aren’t familiar with the term, a column is a recurring …

Ice Hockey

Drew Brees, Reggie White head All-Free Agent Team

23<p>Scott Audette/Associated Press<p>Quarterback: Drew Brees<p><i>Signed with: New Orleans Saints, 2006.</i><p>Slam dunk here, Peyton Manning and Kurt Warner …

NFL

Miami QB Evan Shirreffs onward to Charlotte

Miami redshirt junior QB Evan Shirreffs transferred to Charlotte as a graduate.<p>Shirreffs (6'5/216) was unable to win the starting job over Malik …

College Football

NFL owners approve local funding for deal with players, discuss anthem policy

No proposals were made regarding anthem, but topic likely will be revisited in May<p>ORLANDO, Florida — The NFL ratified the budget for its social …

NFL Owners

Protests to activism: Players Coalition moves on - Atlanta Journal-Constitution

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Some have called members of the Players Coalition sellouts. I call them shrewd.<p>The ignorance and arrogance of Texans owner Bob …

Rights & Freedoms

Path to the Draft

INDIANAPOLIS -- As a longtime Dallas Cowboys fan, Courtland Sutton is plenty familiar with how bigger receivers use their size.<p>When Dez Bryant broke …

NFL

NFL Players Coalition agrees: Eric Reid, Colin Kaepernick out of work for being 'outspoken'

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Devin McCourty, one of the faces of the NFL Players Coalition, does not mince words about Eric Reid, very definitely not a member. …

Football (U.S.)

[BN] Blitz newsletter: What is a catch? The world may finally know.

The world may finally know.<p>With all due respect to the Tootsie Pop Owl, it seems we might soon be able to answer the question of our time: What is a …

Football (U.S.)

Josh McCown Could Really Ball

In a new-to-us-but-actually-old BREAKING NEWS STORY similar to Nate McLouth speaking perfect Spanish, here’s current Jets quarterback Josh McCown, …

NFL

Dallas Cowboys: What losing Orlando Scandrick means for Cowboys' young corners | SportsDay

Sources: Cowboys sign ex-Jaguars WR Allen Hurns, who once had even Bill Belichick marveling<p><b>Machota:</b> Sure. If his route-running continues to improve, …

NFL

Josh McCown -- yes, that Josh McCown -- has a hoops mixtape that will blow your mind

New York Jets QB Josh McCown can sometimes be a bit of a punchline in the NFL because he’s a journeyman.<p>But maybe if you watch McCown playing basketball, the jokes will come to a stop (also, he’s an NFL QB, so he’s already made it and then some).<p>Look at these hoops highlights! McCown DOMINATES:<p>A …

Fantasy Football

NFL players use attention over protests to push for change

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- The controversy over protests during the national anthem at NFL games last season helped propel issues of racial inequality …

Harvard Law School

NFL players to take on criminal justice issues at Harvard

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — The controversy over protests during the national anthem at NFL games last season helped propel issues of racial inequality …

Harvard Law School

NFL Scoops From Heaven

This February, when Matt Forte decided to retire, he could have leaked the news to any NFL insider he wanted. Adam Schefter has the biggest reach. …

NFL

NFL players to tackle criminal justice issues at Harvard Law summit

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — NFL players are joining attorneys, professors and others at Harvard Law School for a summit on criminal justice issues.<p>The Players …

New England Patriots

Work in Massachusetts shows impact of Players Coalition

BOSTON -- Amid a riveting panel discussion at a symposium Friday at Harvard Law School centering around criminal justice, a gentleman turned to …

Harvard Law School

Malcolm Jenkins, Larry Krasner to take on criminal justice issues at Harvard

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - NFL players are joining attorneys, professors and others at Harvard Law School for a summit on criminal justice issues.<p>The …

Malcolm Jenkins

For Ravens in the Players Coalition, helping the city starts with listening and learning

Between the three of them, they cover the career arch of an NFL player. Tight end Benjamin Watson has played 14 NFL seasons. A six-year veteran, …

Justice

NFL owners to vote on historic partnership to forge social justice change

The $89 million deal with the Players Coalition is on the league’s meeting agenda<p>During the annual league meeting beginning Sunday in Orlando, …

NFL

Pauline: Jets showing heavy interest in Rosen

Draft Analyst's Tony Pauline hears that the New York Jets have met "extensively" with UCLA QB Josh Rosen.<p>There was initially a relatively strong …

Football (U.S.)