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Despite Coach Mike Riley's swift and deft endorsement of the players' right to express themselves, Husker Nation saw red. The milder among them called for the student-players to be expelled. Donors threatened to cut the program off without a dime. But it gets worse.
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In the end the silence from those who would blame Colin Kaepernick for raising questions about inclusion and justice in this nation is as telling as it is deafening.
Kaepernick a punk who got rich in a country under the protection of the military and the police. If it wasn't for them, he would not have the freedom, opportunity or money he has.
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Here's the thing, you don't need to agree with Kaepernick about his cause or his tactics in order to respect his right to protest, his expression of responsibility, or his intentions.
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Colin Kaepernick and his fellow NFL players have assumed one posture of patriotism. Like so many Americans before them, they seek to make a more perfect union. This doesn't mean that I have to like what they have done. But I should listen, I should be open-minded, I should engage.
There has been so much controversy over your refusal to stand during the national anthem that I feel it is time to talk about it. Maybe I can offer you a voice to be heard on the issues and problems you feel are the root cause of your protest.
I love a good conspiracy theory and there are no better conspiracists than sports fans. But how do you explain what is really inexplicable: NFL referees missing at a minimum four helmet-to-helmet calls against Cam Newton.
Running back Todd Gurley and rookie quarterback Jared Goff provide a glimmer of hope for an optimistic future. That said, even a move from St. Louis to Los Angeles won't change the fact that the team is doomed.
San Francisco had dealt with so much negativity since last season and wanted to come out strong to shut up their naysayers.
It's time for Colin Kaepernick and all these other players who refuse to stand for the national anthem to grow up and get some American pride. They're an embarrassment to football.
The Seattle Seahawks had a big announcement as it pertained to Colin Kaepernick's recent protest of the national anthem. The Seahawks came out and told the world that they stand against Colin Kaepernick.
In high school, I grew up with a group of guy best friends. I quickly learned that if I ever wanted to have anything to contribute to their conversations, I needed to understand sports. I'd join in each Sunday to watch football with them on what can only be compared to what I imagine the New York Stock Exchange to look like - total chaos.