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NFL owners side with their players over Donald Trump, allow protests during the anthem to continue

Trump responded to the decision by attacking the league.

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Members of the San Francisco 49ers kneel during the national anthem as others stand during the first half of an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

One month into the NFL season, representatives from the league’s ownership and players’ union gathered for an annual meeting to discuss, among many other things, what to do about players who choose to kneel during the national anthem as a form of protest against police brutality and systematic racism. Read More

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Video Extra #2 >>> NFLPA files request for temporary restraining order for Ezekiel Elliott suspension

NFLPA files request for temporary restraining order for Ezekiel Elliott suspension

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Video of the Day >>> Chris Paul confides in Jay-Z before signing with Houston & disappointment in the culture of the Clippers

Chris Paul confides in Jay-Z before signing with Houston | Chris Paul’s Chapter 3 | ESPN

CP3 disappointed in the culture of the Clippers | Chris Paul’s Chapter 3 | ESPN

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Al Michaels Apologizes for Harvey Weinstein Joke on ‘Sunday Night Football’

By: Tony Maglio

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Veteran sports broadcaster Al Michaels jokingly compared New York Giants wide receivers to Harvey Weinstein’s very bad week on “Sunday Night Football” — and apologized on-air within the hour. Read More

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Appeals Court Vacates Ezekiel Elliott’s Injunction, Clears Path To Suspension [Updated]

By: Lauren Theisen

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Photo: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

The United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of the NFL today in the ongoing Ezekiel Elliott case, writing that Elliott’s lawsuit contesting his six-game suspension was “premature.” Read More

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Roger Goodell’s Wife Defended Him Through A Now-Deleted Anonymous Twitter Account

By: Samer Kalaf

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Photo: Nati Harnik/AP

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell takes frequent criticism across many mediums, but according to the Wall Street Journal, former Fox News anchor Jane Skinner Goodell stood up for her husband’s bumbling through an anonymous Twitter account with the absolutely perfect handle @forargument. Read More

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Video Extra #3 >>> The Dream Team Scrimmages Against Chris Webber and the 1992 Select Team

The Dream Team Scrimmages Against Chris Webber and the 1992 Select Team

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Video Extra #5 >>> Saints Have Traded Running Back Adrian Peterson To Cardinals

Saints Have Traded Running Back Adrian Peterson To Cardinals

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