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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
2 hours 15 min ago
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
6 hours 32 min ago
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
Photo of Colin Kaepernick: San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneels during the national anthem before the game against the Arizona Cardinals at Levi's Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports. Photo of Tim Tebow: Wikimedia Commons
Colin Kaepernick vs. Tim Tebow: A tale of two Christians on their knees
September 26, 2017 - 1:47pm
Dallas Cowboys players kneel together with their arms locked prior to the game against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
Trump praises 'great anger' after some booed Dallas Cowboys for taking a knee
September 26, 2017 - 7:10am
September 25, 2017
Members of the Cleveland Browns stand and kneel during the "Star-Spangled Banner" before the start of their game against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, Sept. 25, at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. Thomas J. Russo / USA TODAY Sports
Region's school districts, high school leagues have guidelines in place for playing of anthem
September 25, 2017 - 8:57pm
A detail view of the U.S. Army Ranger tab on the helmet of Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Alejandro Villanueva (78) during the first quarter against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports
He was the only Steelers player to participate in national anthem. Now, he has NFL's highest-selling jersey.
September 25, 2017 - 2:58pm