NFL HOFer Mike Ditka says there’s been no oppression in 100 years. He said last night during an NFL pregame show, “All of a sudden, it’s become a big deal now, about oppression. There has been no oppression in the last 100 years that I know of. Now maybe I’m not watching it as carefully… Read more »
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This might be why NFL owners are falling in behind President Trump. The president suggested in a tweet that tax laws favorable to the NFL may need changing if all this protesting doesn’t stop. “Why is the NFL getting massive tax breaks while at the same time disrespecting our Anthem, Flag and Country? Change tax law!”… Read more »
Dak Prescott replaces Cam Newton for Dannon Yogurt gig. Dannon cut ties with Cam Newton last week after Cam’s sexist comments to a female reporter. They reportedly did it the same day they announced they were no longer working with Cam. Dak adds them to his growing list of endorsements that include, Pepsi, Frito-Lay and Beats…. Read more »
Miami O-line coach Chris Foerster has resigned after cocaine video. He said in a statement, “I am resigning from my position with the Miami Dolphins and accept full responsibility for my actions.” The Dolphins say he’s no longer with the team but will get him help. He sent the video to his Kijuana Nige. She’s a… Read more »
Colin Kaepernick NEVER said he would stand for the National Anthem. Word started going around over the weekend that Kap would no longer protest if he got another shot in the NFL. His girlfriend, Nessa Diab, posted on social media, “The reports that Colin will stand for the anthem are completely false! He has never… Read more »
Cam Newton has been fired by Danon Yogurt over sexist comments. Dannon Yogurt will no longer have Cam rep their Oikos Greek Yogurt brand. Cam made a comment to a female reporter, Jourdan Rodrigue, saying, “It’s funny to hear a female talk about routes.” She had asked about play routes. Danon said in statement, “We have shared our concerns… Read more »
Ex NFL player Albert Haynesworth says his white ex called him the N word. He also claims domestic violence and has receipts. He says he called police over 10 times during their 2-year relationship. “I have witnesses and bruises but me for some reason still tried to protect her by not sending her to jail bc… Read more »
Eight people were shot and killed at a Cowboys watch party in Plano. Meredith Lane, one of the victims, was shot and killed by her ex husband who she divorced recently after six years of marriage. Police killed the alleged gunman. More here.
Ezekiel Elliott is suing the NFL for trying to demonize him. The NFLPA, the players union filed a lawsuit in Texas. The claim the NFL is conducting a “League-orchestrated conspiracy by senior NFL executives … to hide critical information which would exonerate Elliott.” The NFLPA says the league’s investigator, Kia Roberts, recommended no suspension for Zeke based on… Read more »
ESPN pulled Robert Lee from calling a UVA football game. He was pulled from broadcasting the game because of his name. The game was scheduled for September 2nd. Robert Lee is Asian. ESPN says after talking with Robert Lee they made the decision. Overreaction? Playing it safe? Read more here.