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Von Miller Loses Endorsement After Kneeling During National Anthem

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⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Just one year after Broncos’ Brandon Marshall lost endorsements for kneeling in protest during the national anthem, a similar situation has happened to his teammate Von Miller. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ On Sunday, in response to Trump’s “son of a bitch” comments during a rally in Alabama, Miller took a knee to …

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NFL Week 2 Recap: Ratings, Records and Scores

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On Thursday, the NFL kicked off its second official week of the 2017-18 regular season. After the 14 percent drop in viewership during the first week, the argument over the reason behind the dip has become the most recent debate. Whether it is a league boycott over the absence of …

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Report Says ESPN Tried to Replace Jemele Hill With Another Black Host Amid Trump “White Supremacist” Tweet Controversy

On Wednesday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders called for the firing of ESPN host #JemeleHill over her Monday night tweet calling Donald Trump a “white supremacist.”   Although Hill regretfully acknowledged that her tweet painted her employer in an “unfair light,” ThinkProgress exclusively reported, citing sources, that ESPN …

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Charles Oakley Files Civil Suit Over February Incident At Madison Square Garden

            Former Knicks player Charles Oakley was ejected from Madison Square Garden in February of this year. Oakley didn’t leave quietly then; refusing to do so now. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Oakley has now filed a civil suit against Madison Square Garden, MSG Sports & Entertainment as well …

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NFL Week 1 Recap: Blowouts and Close-Calls

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After waiting nearly seven months for the return of the NFL; Football is officially back. However, amid the controversy surrounding the league mismanagement of Colin Kaepernick’s unemployment, as well as Hurricane Irma displacements and evacuations, the kickoff of the 2017 regular season was down 13% from last year, with only …

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NFL Files Appeal of Ezekiel Elliott’s Preliminary Injunction

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  The NFL is determined to punish EzekielElliott for his alleged involvement in a 2016 domestic violence incident. After implementing a 6-game suspension and subsequently having its decision blocked by a federal judge, the NFL has filed an appeal of the judge’s decision. With an appeal, the league can attempt …

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Connor McGregor Toasts To Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

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  For the first time, Connor McGregor  took to social media to show gratitude towards everyone that made the fight between he and Mayweather possible.   Although McGregor lost to Mayweather, he did last longer than anyone expected. McGregor made it to round 10, but ultimately lost to Mayweather’s experience …

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