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October 27, 2017
Houston Texans owner Bob McNair before the game against the Houston Texans at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports
Controversy swirls over Texans owner's comments suggesting anthem protesters are 'inmates running the prison'
October 27, 2017 - 3:54pm
October 24, 2017
Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell (13) takes a knee during the national anthem prior to the start of their MLB baseball game with the Seattle Mariners at Oakland Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Lance Iversen-USA TODAY Sports
'It's BS': MLB player who knelt during national anthem denied service at Alabama restaurant
October 24, 2017 - 5:09pm
October 18, 2017
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell speaks to the media after the NFL owners meeting at the Conrad Hotel. Mandatory Credit: Catalina Fragoso-USA TODAY Sports
NFL doesn't enact anthem policy, but Goodell says, 'We believe everyone should stand'
October 18, 2017 - 4:40pm
New Orleans Saints players, including running back Mark Ingram (22), kneel before the national anthem before the game against the Detroit Lions Sunday, Oct. 15, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Chuck Cook / USA TODAY Sports
Trump slams NFL for not making players stand for anthem
October 18, 2017 - 11:38am
October 17, 2017
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell speaks to the media after the NFL owners meeting at Conrad Hotel in New York on Tuesday, Oct. 17.
 Catalina Fragoso-USA TODAY Sports
No resolutions after NFL meets with players union
October 17, 2017 - 9:01pm
K Sloan sings the national anthem for protestors and media outside of the Conrad Hotel where the NFL owners meeting is set to take place. Mandatory Credit: Catalina Fragoso-USA TODAY Sports
NFL owners, players meet without national anthem resolution
October 17, 2017 - 4:44pm
October 16, 2017
Multiple San Francisco 49ers players take a knee during the national anthem prior to their Oct. 15 game against the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field. Geoff Burke / USA TODAY Sports
NFL seeks compromise solution to anthem protests
October 16, 2017 - 4:20pm
October 13, 2017
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell smiles as he walks around StubHub Center before the game between the Philadelphia Eagles and Los Angeles Chargers, Carson, CA, USA Oct 1, 2017. Photo courtesy of Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports
NFL: League not seeking mandate for players to stand during anthem
October 13, 2017 - 11:10am
October 11, 2017
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President Trump, Trump Jr. share posts in support of North Dakota farmer's controversial message
October 11, 2017 - 1:51pm
October 10, 2017
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell talks on the sideline before a game between the New England Patriots and the Kansas City Chiefs at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper -USA TODAY Sports
In memo to owners, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says players 'should stand for the national anthem'
October 10, 2017 - 2:02pm
October 9, 2017
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones at the team's headquarters and training facility in Irving, Texas, Jan. 7, 2015. To Jones, the NFL’s most irrepressible salesman, dreamer and entrepreneur, the team's recent victory over the Detroit Lions in the postseason was the culmination of a decade-long vision to turn Dallas into the center of the sports world and AT&T Stadium into a magnet for what he calls “iconic events." (Jonathan Zizzo/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says players 'disrespecting flag' won't play
October 9, 2017 - 2:38pm
October 2, 2017
The Indianapolis Colts during the National Anthem prior to the game against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Steven Bisig-USA TODAY Sports
Las Vegas concert shooting prompts ESPN to change its mind about airing national anthem
October 2, 2017 - 3:38pm
A large American flag at the Newtown Athletic Club in Newtown, Pa., Oct. 21, 2016. (Damon Winter/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Texas high school coach boots football players for anthem protest
October 2, 2017 - 7:54am
September 28, 2017
President Donald Trump while delivering an address about tax reform in the Farm Bureau Building at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, Sept. 27, 2017. Trump on Wednesday began a full-throttle push to slash taxes, proposing a politically challenging array of tax cuts for individuals and businesses that would constitute the most sweeping changes to the federal tax code in decades. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times. Copyright New York Times.)
Trump says NFL owners 'afraid of their players,' calls it 'disgraceful'
September 28, 2017 - 7:01am
September 26, 2017
Minnesota Vikings defensive back Harrison Smith (22) locks arms with general manager Rick Spielman (left) and owner Mark Wilf (middle) and owner Ziggy Wilf (right) before the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
NFL Sunday Ticket package customers can cancel service citing anthem protests, reports say
September 26, 2017 - 8:20pm
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