National Anthem

Raiders coach's wife fires back at Trump: I regret voting for you

The wife of Oakland Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio fired back at President Trump on Monday, saying she regretted voting for him after he attacked a …

Marshawn Lynch

As Players Stood for the National Anthem Inside AT&T Stadium, People on the Outside Had a Different Idea

As the Dallas Cowboys were set to play against the Philadelphia Eagles at AT&T Stadium, there was something happening outside of the venue. A group …

Dallas Cowboys

5 changes the Dallas Cowboys must absolutely make this offseason

After Sunday night’s primetime loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, here are five changes the Dallas Cowboys absolutely must make this …

NFL

What Had Happened Was: 11/20/17

Oh, you didn’t know? We got you.<p>Game. Blouses.<p><b>President Donald Trump called on the NFL to suspend Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch</b> for the …

Sports

Oakland Raider’s Marshawn Lynch just gave a BIG middle finger to America…

It’s bad enough that Marshawn Lynch won’t stand for the National Anthem. But what he did today is basically give a big middle finger to America while …

Conservative View

Trump Finds New Athletes to Hate-Tweet

With both Robert Mueller’s narrowing probe and the tax-reform debate looming, the president zeroes in on his own national pastime.<p>As Special Counsel <b>Robert Mueller</b> relentlessly burrows into Trumpworld—perhaps “more deeply than is publicly known,” a source told Axios on Monday—and as tax reform hits …

LaVar Ball

Country Singer Mocks NFL With Song 'Take A Knee, My Ass'

Don't mess with Texas. Or country singers from Texas.<p>Neal McCoy, a hitmaker in the 1990s with seven Top 10 songs, has released a new song that shreds …

Conservative View

Players and Teams Who Protested During National Anthem In Week 11

Very few players protested the national anthem in Week 10 of the NFL season after the NFL Players Association asked all players to observe a …

Sports

Former NFL Star Blasts Protests During National Anthem

Protests by NFL players during the national anthem should have been stopped from the beginning, former football star Herschel Walker told The New …

Black Lives Matter

SC observation on national anthem in cinema halls wrong, says Manohar Parrikar

Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said the Supreme Court’s observation that people need not stand up in the cinema halls to prove their …

India News

Man arrested for not standing for national anthem at cinema

MANILA - A man was arrested on Saturday after refusing to stand while the national anthem was sung inside a movie theater in Angeles, Pampanga.<p>Bayle …

Philippines

Stephen Curry Might Take A Knee For Protesters' Rights, But He's Also Standing Up For Veterans

"If I’m going to use my platform ... I don’t want to just be noise."<p>If there's one thing Stephen Curry can take away from 2017, it's learning the …

Veterans Day

Jerry Jones caught on camera making a racial remark

A video showing Jerry Jones making “inappropriate” racial comments is likely going to add fuel to the fire of this NFL season.<p>As much as anything, …

Sports

Jerry Jones Makes Racially-Charged Comment to Fan

<b>Dallas Cowboys</b> owner <b>Jerry Jones</b> made a racial comment to a fan in a Dallas hotel after the man asked for a congratulatory message for his new fiancée.<p>…

Dallas

WATCH | Was Virat Kohli chewing gum during National Anthem at Eden Gardens?

Virat Kohli may face criticism after he was allegedly seen chewing gum when India’s national anthem was being played before the start of the st test …

Virat Kohli

Christian players frustrated by criticism for anthem protest

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eric Reid and other Christian players who support Colin Kaepernick's social justice movement want believers on the opposite side of the controversial anthem protest to ask themselves a simple but powerful question: What would Jesus do?<p>Reid joined Kaepernick, his former San …

Colin Kaepernick

Muslim player kicked off team after shooting baskets during national anthem - CBSSports.com

A Garden City (Kansas) Community College player kept shooting baskets while the national anthem played<p>Rasool Samir, a former member of the Garden …

College Basketball

Hong Kong soccer fans’ jeering of Chinese national anthem ‘virtually treasonous’ – but China didn’t even have one until 1911 | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

The public booing of the Chinese national anthem, <i>March of the Volunteers</i>, at sports and other events in Hong Kong has, unsurprisingly, angered …

News (China)

Agent’s Take: A national anthem controversy end-around - CBSSports.com

Future contracts could include provisions for not standing for anthem<p>Little did Colin Kaepernick or anyone else expect that when he started …

Sports

President of 107th-Ranked Black College Criticizes Project 21 for Putting National Anthem in Context... Literally

President of 107th-Ranked Black College Criticizes Project 21 for Putting National Anthem in Context… Literally<p>Posted at 14:52h in 2017, Blog, …

HBCUs

Buffon Shows True Class As Italian Fans Boo Swedish National Anthem

Enorme!<p>Goalkeeping monolith Gianluigi Buffon may have bowed out of international football in the most disappointing of circumstances, failing to …

Soccer

Brands And Patriotism: Loving America Seems Un-American

As marketers, incorporating iconic American symbols and ideals into our campaigns has been relatively easy in the past. You know, things like apple pie, grandma, baseball, pickup trucks, happy families, and iced tea. But, given the unprecedented amount of strife and division in our country, are …

Remembrance Day

Vice President Mike Pence's alleged PR stunt at Colts game cost police over $14K - CBSSports.com

Pence left when 49ers players kneeled during the national anthem<p>Remember when Vice President Mike Pence showed up to a 49ers-Colts game in October …

Football (U.S.)

Van Gundy: Players protesting during the anthem are 'role models'

Stan Van Gundy refuses to stick to sports. Not when the reputations of those he considers "role models of American patriotism" is at stake.<p>The …

Stan Van Gundy

These NFL Players Protested the National Anthem Over Veterans Day Weekend

As Americans across the country paid tribute to our nation's veterans this weekend, three National Football League players continued to take a knee …

Conservative View

Kaepernick named GQ ‘Citizen of the Year’

While he’s yet to land a new QB job in the National Football League, GQ magazine named Colin Kaepernick its 2017 Citizen of the Year, saying his take-a-knee protest against racism and police brutality has made him the “man who became the movement.”<p>The magazine said the decision of the former San …

Seattle Seahawks

Soccer fans were furious after Italy supporters booed Sweden's national anthem

Italy entered Monday’s World Cup qualifying match against Sweden in dire danger of missing the summer’s tournament after a 1-0 loss in the first leg. The fans in Milan appeared to take that frustration too far.<p>As the teams lined up for the national anthem, the crowd at San Siro whistled and booed …

Sports

Pandering to the Military Won’t Save NFL Players From Racist Backlash

NFL public relations flak, Brian McCarthy, put the word out sixteen minutes before kickoff: “NFL teams will hold moments of silence today before the …

Liberal View

'It's Not About The Flag, It's About Justice': Jay-Z Speaks On NFL Anthem Protests

Source: Live Nation<p>During a performance in Miami on Sunday, <b>Jay-Z</b> took some time to discuss NFL players’ National Anthem protests.<p>“I want y’all to …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Jim Brown softens anthem protest stance, says they are ‘fine’

Jim Brown is one the most influential members of the NFL community to have spoken out against national anthem protests, but the legendary Cleveland …

NFL