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Nike kicks off campaign with Kaepernick

Nike kicks off campaign with Kaepernick

September 9, 2018

Buy it or burn it? That is the question consumers are asking since Nike took a risk in making former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick the face of their 30th anniversary slogan campaign. Since optin...

Colin Kaepernick vs. NFL owners in collusion lawsuit

Colin Kaepernick vs. NFL owners in collusion lawsuit

November 8, 2017

When Colin Kaepernick took a stand by kneeling during the National Anthem of a National Football League pregame matchup on Aug. 26, 2016, a nationwide debate began. Since then he has been leading a move...

#TakeAKnee movement causes controversy in the sports world

#TakeAKnee movement causes controversy in the sports world

October 10, 2017

Peaceful kneeling as a form of protest has gained more traction by sports viewers across the nation. The #TakeAKnee movement has grown since former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was criticized f...

NFL shows its one after President’s remarks

NFL shows its one after President’s remarks

September 26, 2017

Some Americans say that sports and politics should never mix, but history suggests the two have always had a close relationship. In 1992, NBA player Craig Hodges urged former President George H. W. Bush...