Posts Tagged: NFL

Jay Z

Jay Z Reportedly Pushed NFL to Hold Workouts for Colin Kaepernick

Jay Z reportedly pushed NFL to hold workouts for Colin Kaepernick.  I’m not really surprised at this discovery.  If you haven’t heard the NFL is holding workout for Colin Kaepernick and 24 teams are expected to attend.    So now reports are saying Jay Z pressured NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to make it happen because… Read more »

Colin Kaepernick

Is Colin Kaepernick’s Private NFL Workout a PR Ploy?

So Colin Kaepernick is supposed to attend a private workout with the NFL on Saturday (November 16) in Atlanta.   I was excited for him when I first heard about this, but now people are saying this could be a last minute PR trip. Some people are questioning this move, because of the timing of the… Read more »

Rihanna

Rihanna Confirms She Turned Down Super Bowl Gig

Rihanna Confirms She Declined Super Bowl Gig to Support Colin Kaepernick In a new Vogue interview, Rihanna, explains why she turned down the Super Bowl. She stated in the interview. she just couldn’t be a sell out. She couldn’t be an enabler, there’s things within that organization that she does not agree with at all…. Read more »

Martin Luther King III

Martin Luther King III Calls for NFL Boycott

Martin Luther King III Calls For NFL Boycott Over Colin Kaepernick Martin Luther King III has a simple solution to seeing Colin Kaepernick signed to an NFL team again: just stop supporting the league until the quarterback is back on a roster. The oldest son of the civil rights icon told TMZ Sports he believes the move would change Kaep’s prospects… Read more »

Jay Z

Jay-Z Defends NFL Deal:

Jay-Z Defends NFL Deal: ‘This Is More Than’ Colin Kaepernick ‘Not Having a Job’ Jay-Z and NFL commissioner, Roger Goodell held a joint press conference at the Roc Nation office to discuss their new entertainment and community activism partnership. Jay -Z : I think we forgot that Colin’s whole thing was to bring attention to… Read more »

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NFL Partners With Jay-Z and Roc Nation

NFL Partners With Jay-Z And Roc Nation Realizing that they needed to do more to support the causes near and dear to the hearts of its players, the NFL started Inspire Change, putting up to $89 million over six years behind the initiative. To help “strengthen community through music,” the league has partnered with Jay-Z… Read more »

Russell Wilson

Russell Wilson Gives Teammates $12,000 in Amazon Stock Each

Russell Wilson gives teammates $12,000 in Amazon Stock each.  See this is another reason to love Russell Wilson.  He is spreading the love now that he has signed that multi million dollar deal with the Seattle Seahawks.  He is such a classy guy he even sent each offensive player a letter explaining why he gave… Read more »

Colin

Nike Selling Out Since Colin Kaepernick Ad

Nike’s gamble continues to pay off for them in a big way. Nike has now sold 61% more merchandise since the Colin Kaepernick ad came out. Research shows that Nike has sold more merchandise between September 3 and September 13 than in the 10 days before the ad came out. Nike’s shares have rebounded after… Read more »

Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick and Ava DuVernay Team Up For Comedy TV Show

Colin Kaepernick and Ava DuVernay team up for comedy TV show.  Wow I didn’t see this one coming, but I like it so far.  Get this…According to thatgrapejuice,net Ava and Colin are collaborating on a television show together about his life growing up as a teenager.  I think it’s great.  If they won’t employ him… Read more »

Pizza Hut

Pizza Hut to Replace Papa John as NFL Sponsor

Pizza Hut to replace Papa John as NFL sponsor.  Change is in the air and it certainly shows with Pizza Hut taking over to replace Papa John’s as the NFL pizza sponsor.    The NFL will work closely with Pizza Hut to ensure a good positive relationship.  Of course after the outspoken statements by former … Read more »