Protests Erupt As University Looks To Hire Coach Connected To Sandusky Abuse Case

Students, parents and politicians were dismayed on Sunday at reports that the University of Tennessee may hire a coach accused of witnessing former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky abusing a child. Several outlets, including ESPN, reported Sunday that the university was in talks to bring on Greg Schiano as its head football coach, sparking widespread […]


NFL protests 2017: What’s happening during Week 7?

Earlier this week, the NFL held their fall meetings. On Tuesday, owners, players, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, and NFLPA director DeMaurice Smith met to discuss protests during the national anthem. Those meetings did not result in a rule that would force players to stand during the anthem, but Goodell told reporters that he hoped the […]


Fox News Guest's Argument Against NFL Protests Is Peak Willful Ignorance

A “Fox & Friends” panelist said Tuesday that she’s fed up with NFL players taking a knee during the national anthem and thinks it’s time for them to explain what it is they’re protesting. But multiple players have explained the gesture ― multiple times. The problem is that panelist Lisa Giovinazzo and others either aren’t listening or […]

NFL: Miami Dolphins at Seattle Seahawks

Protests, Solidarity Demonstrations Take Over NFL Opening Weekend

Weeks after San Francisco 49er Colin Kaepernick used the national anthem to protest social inequality, NFL players from around the league got political on Sunday, the 15-year anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Players from the Seattle Seahawks joined arms while standing during the national anthem. Several players from the opposing Miami Dolphins kneeled, […]