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Jamie Foxx speaks on Colin Kaepernick and NFL national anthem protests | First Take | ESPN
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Jamie Foxx joins First Take to share his thoughts on Colin Kaepernick and the NFL national anthem protests. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Watch Latest Episodes on WatchESPN: http://es.pn/LatestEpisodes ✔ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV Get more ESPN on YouTube: ► First Take: http://es.pn/FirstTakeonYouTube ► SC6 with Michael & Jemele: http://es.pn/SC6onYouTube […]

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Goodell: League working to get number of anthem protests 'down to zero'
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NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says much progress has been made after a number of meetings centered on the topic of player protests during the national anthem. Goodell addressed the media Wednesday after a second day of league meetings and reiterated that the NFL and its teams won't force players to stand for the national anthem […]

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Louisiana sheriff calls for boycott of Ford over NFL national anthem protests
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Louisiana sheriff calls for boycott of Ford over NFL national anthem protests

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Some NFL Players Continue Anthem Protests, Despite Growing Opposition From Owners
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Several NFL players knelt during the national anthem on Sunday, continuing a protest against police brutality and racism that has encountered increasing resistance from team owners. Six active members of the San Francisco 49ers and one inactive player took a knee during the anthem in the team’s away game against the Washington Redskins. The gesture […]

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NFL protests: Anthem controversy forgets who we are, and strive to be
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The principal conceit of American democracy has always been that it boasts a framework of liberal, expressive equality. That so long as the exercise of one person's individual rights does not infringe on someone else's liberty, it's all good. Do what you want. But America has always failed

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LB Brandon Marshall on owners’ discomfort with protests: It’s just a money thing
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Representatives of the NFLPA will join the league’s owners in New York next week to discuss players’ national anthem protests. But Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall stands convinced NFL owners don’t want to hear from players. “I don’t think they want us to be a part of it, though,” Marshall said, via

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NFL teams' charitable efforts as part of protests: a running list
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As the NFL‘s protest saga rolls on with no immediate end in sight, it’s worth taking a moment to look back at the point of all these protests in the first place. Despite how many critics, including the president, have characterized them, the protests aren’t aimed at the American flag, but rather at systemic racial […]

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People offended by NFL protests are on the hook | Final Take | First Take | ESPN
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Max Kellerman uses his final take to describe that people offended by NFL protests are on the hook to find alternatives to make a difference in the community. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Watch Latest Episodes on WatchESPN: http://es.pn/LatestEpisodes ✔ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV Get more ESPN on YouTube: ► […]

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Trump says Kaepernick's protests would have ended if NFL had 'suspended' the QB
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President Donald Trump offered his latest critique Wednesday evening of the protests NFL players have been staging, saying that Colin Kaepernick, the ex-49ers quarterback who was the first to kneel during the national anthem last year, would never have continued to do so if he had been “suspended” by

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Trump backs Goodell's stance against anthem protests: 'It's about time'
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President Donald Trump offered his support for Roger Goodell after the commissioner sent a memo to all NFL teams Tuesday. In it, Goodell stated that discussions on protests during the national anthem will be held next week during league meetings, and added that the NFL believes "everyone should stand for the national anthem." That was […]

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See the NFL memo on national anthem as protests, Trump rattles advertisers
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The national anthem at AT&T Stadium in Dallas. National Football League Commissioner Roger Goddell has sent a memo to teams saying the league wants players to stand during the national anthem before games. The $14 billion NFL has been dogged by President Donald Trump over some players not standing for the anthem to protest racial […]

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Mike Ditka on NFL anthem protests: 'There has been no oppression in the last 100 years'
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Former Chicago Bears head coach and NFL Hall of Famer Mike Ditka had some questionable comments on the ongoing protests throughout professional football. Speaking on Westwood One's "Monday Night Football" pregame show, Ditka was asked if it would be his policy to sit players who knelt during the anthem were he still coached. Ditka took it […]

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