With his attacks on activist athletes, Trump again plunged into the middle of his favorite kind of drama — personal, aggressive, culturally volatile and entirely of his own making.
By PBS NewsHour
President Trump’s comments that football players should be fired if they kneel during the national anthem has ignited condemnation from three major sports. Trump also took aim at the NBA's Stephen Curry and NFL's Colin Kaepernick, who was the first…
By Arnie Stapleton, Associated Press
More than 130 National Football League players sat, knelt or raised their fists in defiance during early games on Sunday.
By Dave Campbell, Associated Press
Several teams joined a chorus of NFL executives criticizing President Trump’s suggestion that they fire players who kneel for the national anthem.
By Catherine Lucey, Associated Press
The National Football League and its players' union on Saturday angrily denounced President Donald Trump for suggesting that owners fire players who kneel during the national anthem.
By Amber Partida
Weeks before the NFL season begins, new research reminds us of the physical cost of America’s most popular sport.
By Associated Press
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has rejected challenges to the estimated $1 billion plan by the NFL to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former players.
CBS clocked Franklin’s rendition of the national anthem at four minutes and 35 seconds.
By Jesse J. Holland, Associated Press
White Americans by large numbers disapprove of athletes protesting during the playing of "The Star-Spangled Banner," according to a new poll. Black Americans approve of the protests by even wider margins.
By Joshua Barajas
Weeks after his silent protest of the U.S. national anthem, the back-up quarterback’s No. 7 jersey was the top-selling jersey at NFLShop.com.
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