More than 200 NFL players sit or kneel during anthem Sunday

The Associated Press observed more than 200 players around the NFL kneeling or sitting during the national anthem on Sunday. The highest total was in Washington before the nationally televised night game, where nearly the entire Oakland Raiders team protested, in addition to six Redskins. No one sat or knelt at the Pittsburgh at Chicago […]

Injury Roundup: Panthers lose Benjamin to knee injury again

The Carolina Panthers lost another of Cam Newton’s top targets to injury. Kelvin Benjamin left with a knee injury after the first quarter of the Panthers’ 34-13 loss to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday, the second straight week their struggling offence was further weakened by the departure of a key pass catcher. The receiver’s […]

Majority of the Oakland Raiders sit for the national anthem before kickoff of Sunday Night Football

After an NFL Sunday marked by players demonstrating in solidarity during the national anthem the Oakland Raiders capped off the night with one of the strongest displays in the league. Ahead of their Sunday Night Football matchup against the Washington Redskins, the majority of the team sat during the anthem while playing in Washington D.C., […]