Colin Kaepernick

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Jeff Katz
January 06, 2020 - 4:01 pm
Good news folks. Colin Kaepernick has decided to weigh in on Middle East affairs. Oh, and he thinks America is the biggest terrorist threat in the world. The former NFL quarterback bashed America on Twitter in the wake of the deaths of three top Iranian military officials (including General Qasem...
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Jeff Katz
November 25, 2019 - 6:09 pm
It's been over a week since Colin Kaepernick held a private workout in Atlanta while sporting a Kunta Kinte shirt, and according to ESPN's Adam Schefter, no NFL teams have called the former quarterback since. In the week since Colin Kaepernick worked out for seven NFL teams at Charles R. Drew High...
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Jeff Katz
November 18, 2019 - 11:19 am
Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick held a private workout in Atlanta on Saturday for NFL teams and expressed his desire to play again. The workout was scheduled to be held at the Atlanta Falcons training facility at 3 p.m. on Saturday, but was changed at the last minute to allow the media to...
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FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo, former NFL football quarterback Colin Kaepernick smiles on stage during W.E.B. Du Bois Medal ceremonies at Harvard University, in Cambridge, Mass.  (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
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November 13, 2019 - 11:48 am
By ROB MAADDI AP Pro Football writer Colin Kaepernick plans to audition for NFL teams on Saturday in a private workout arranged by the league to be held in Atlanta. The exiled former Pro Bowl quarterback posted on Twitter: "I'm just getting word from my representatives that the NFL league office...
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July 30, 2019 - 12:38 pm
By ERRIN HAINES WHACK AP National Writer When Democrat Beto O'Rourke takes the stage in the second round of presidential primary debates on Tuesday, three young black men from Michigan who were inspired by ex-NFL player Colin Kaepernick to kneel during the national anthem before their high school...
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Jeff Katz
July 15, 2019 - 3:39 pm
The Coalition of African American Pastors (CAAP) has called on Nike to cut ties with former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick after he raised "concerns" over the Betsy Ross shoes Nike had produced. The president of CAAP, Rev. William Owens, tweeted this on Friday: Colin Kaepernick’s views on America...
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Jeff Katz
July 08, 2019 - 4:26 pm
In the wake of Nike pulling its Betsy Ross flag shoes after Colin Kaepernick whined about them being "racist," an Air Force veteran has stepped forward and offered a shoe he designed to honor and benefit law enforcement officers. Ron Slagle, a veteran who is now a police officer in Iowa, spoke to "...
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Jeff Katz
July 03, 2019 - 4:50 pm
On Tuesday, Nike agreed to start pulling its special edition "Betsy Ross Flag" sneakers from stores after former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick told the company he and others feel the flag is a symbol of slavery and racism. However, it seems that while Nike was quick to pull the Ross flag shoes,...
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Jeff Katz
July 02, 2019 - 10:45 am
Just in time for Independence Day, Nike has pulled an American flag-themed shoe from circulation after former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick expressed concern to the company about selling apparel he says features a "slave-era emblem." Nike was planning to sell a patriotic version of its popular...
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June 27, 2019 - 1:43 pm
By ANNE M. PETERSON AP Sports Writer PARIS (AP) — Megan Rapinoe apologized Thursday for using coarse language in saying she would not visit the White House if the United States wins the Women's World Cup. She otherwise said she stands by her statement about not going, with the exception of the...
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