Black Sports : Colin Kaepernick Isn’t Being Blackballed Because He Knelt for the Anthem

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    TRUMP BASHING WORKED, NFL HAS QUIETLY CHANGED RULE ON TAKING A KNEE
    BY TOM RODDY ON 10/10/17 AT 6:53 AM

    ... According to Deadspin, the 2014 edition of the game operations manual—officially named the Policy Manual for Member Clubs—is significantly different when it addresses punishment. It says: “Failure to be on the field by the start of the National anthem may result in disciplinary action from the League Office” ...

    http://www.newsweek.com/sport-nfl-donald-trump-681276

    The NFL quietly changed the rules on taking a knee after Trump bashing

    Trump told Jerry Jones he'd found a rule that dictates players must stand for the national anthem, but really it had only just been added.
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    NFLPA head reiterates: 'No player is disrespecting our country'

    ... But after Sunday, NFLPA head DeMaurice Smith felt it was time stand up for his players once again, releasing a statement on his personal Twitter page:
    “Last week both the Commissioner and the Chair of the NFL Management Council [and Giants co-owner] John Mara were clear when they assured our union leaders, in the presence of other owners, that they would respect the Constitutional rights of our members without retribution,” Smith wrote ...


    https://sports.yahoo.com/nflpa-head-reiterates-no-player-disrespecting-country-162649916.html

    NFLPA head reiterates: 'No player is disrespecting our country'

    Smith stood up for his players after Sunday's events.
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    Shutdown CornerOct 9, 2017, 11:26 AM

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    Quietly changed the rule on taking a knee? Now, why doesn't that come as a surprise?
     
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    Beats me ... :rofl:

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    Time to separate from these sick people? Check out the discussion I am trying to start.
     
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    Its pass time ... good deal on starting that discussion, I'll check it out.

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    Tru dat!
     
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    WITH TAX BREAKS ON THE LINE, ROGER GOODELL RE-DISCOVERS HIS PATRIOTISM
    The N.F.L. commissioner has rushed to reassure Trump that he thinks “everyone should stand for the National Anthem.”

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    BESS LEVIN

    ... Although it seems wildly unlikely that Trump’s forthcoming tax-reform plan will actually crack down on the N.F.L.’s tax breaks, Goodell was not about to leave things to chance ...

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    Roger Goodell
    Cares deeply...about tax breaks.
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