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NFL notebook: Trump calls Kaepernick ad ‘terrible message’

NFL notebook: Trump calls Kaepernick ad ‘terrible message’

Published 05/09/2018

A day after Nike unveiled an ad campaign featuring controversial quarterback Colin Kaepernick, there was no shortage of reactions. “I think it’s a terrible message,” [more…]

Kaepernick ads spark boycott calls, but Nike is seen as winning in…

Kaepernick ads spark boycott calls, but Nike is seen as winning in…

Published 05/09/2018

(Reuters) - Protesters burned their Nike shoes, investors sold shares and some consumers demanded a boycott after the footwear and apparel maker launched an advertising [more…]

NFL notebook: Eagles hand extensions to Pederson, Roseman

NFL notebook: Eagles hand extensions to Pederson, Roseman

Published 06/08/2018

The reigning champion Philadelphia Eagles, fresh off winning the franchise’s first Super Bowl in February, extended the contracts of head coach Doug Pederson and executive [more…]

NFL notebook: Tepper’s purchase of Panthers official

NFL notebook: Tepper’s purchase of Panthers official

Published 10/07/2018

The sale of the Carolina Panthers from founder Jerry Richardson to new owner David Tepper is complete, the team announced on Monday. Tepper, 60, was [more…]

NFL notebook: Packers’ Cobb could miss training camp with ankle injury

NFL notebook: Packers’ Cobb could miss training camp with ankle injury

Published 26/06/2018

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb could miss part of training camp with a right ankle injury. Cobb was wearing a boot on his [more…]

Brady repeats as No. 1 in NFL Top 100

Brady repeats as No. 1 in NFL Top 100

Published 26/06/2018

For the second year in a row, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has been voted the No. 1 player on the NFL Top 100 [more…]

New gambling regulation prompts NCAA to ease up on venue rule

New gambling regulation prompts NCAA to ease up on venue rule

Published 18/05/2018

The NCAA has long been a staunch opponent of legalized and illegal gambling, but the recent Supreme Court decision clearing states to regulate sports gambling [more…]

NFL notebook: Texans’ Watson ‘on schedule’ for training camp

NFL notebook: Texans’ Watson ‘on schedule’ for training camp

Published 15/05/2018

Deshaun Watson is progressing well in his rehab from major knee surgery, prompting Houston Texans coach Bill O’Brien to declare the quarterback is on schedule [more…]

Giants, Eli Manning settle memorabilia lawsuit

Giants, Eli Manning settle memorabilia lawsuit

Published 15/05/2018

Eli Manning, the New York Giants and Steiner Sports, a memorabilia company, reached a settlement Monday that ended a civil lawsuit accusing the quarterback of [more…]

Buck-Aikman to call Fox Thursday night NFL games

Buck-Aikman to call Fox Thursday night NFL games

Published 15/05/2018

When Fox takes over broadcasts of Thursday night NFL games this season, it will have its No. 1 announcer team at the microphone. Joe Buck [more…]