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NFL stars Michael and Martellus Bennett have this advice for young players

Michael and Martellus Bennett have gotten a lot of attention during their time in the National Football League. Now the players are speaking out about what they’ve learned along the way and the financial advice they have for young players. Tight end Martellus Bennett, whose career was capped by

NFL reportedly sought public opinion on Colin Kaepernick in 2017

Regardless of whether multiple teams regarded Colin Kaepernick as a starting quarterback in 2017 and 2018 (they did), Kaepernick’s collusion case holds no water absent proof of coordination among the NFL’s teams to keep him unemployed. And while the sm…

3 ways the NFL’s national anthem policy could affect college football

If there is a Mount Rushmore for “You Missed The Point Entirely” decisions, the NFL owners’ decision to penalize players who kneel or otherwise “disrespect” the national anthem before a game has to be up there. The idea of what “disrespecting” the anthem looks like appears to be a jumbled mess and

President Donald Trump praises NFL’s anthem stance

It didn’t take long for President Donald Trump to comment on the NFL’s new national anthem policy. During his Thursday interview on “Fox & Friends,” Trump applauded the changes made by the league and took another jab at those who choose to protest. “You have to stand proudly for

The CFL: 10 things you (and Johnny Manziel) might not know

SportsPulse: NFL insider Mike Jones breaks down the new national anthem policy and how owners, fans and players are reacting to it. Johnny Manziel is currently navigating his first Canadian Football League training camp as the Hamilton Tiger-Cats’ newest quarterback.  With that backdrop, here are

Bungled anthem policy shows NFL has much to learn from NBA

Dan Graziano ESPN Staff Writer Close Joined ESPN in 2011 New Jersey native and author of two published novels Follow on Twitter ATLANTA — Why is this so hard for the NFL, this national anthem stuff? The owners spend months hand-wringing and days discu…