McCourty twins call Drew Brees's comments 'a disgrace'

Boston Globe | Nicole Yang

"Don’t avoid the issue and try to make it about a flag or the military. Fight like your grandfathers for what's right!"

LA Galaxy to meet with Katai after wife's social media posts

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The LA Galaxy will meet with new Serbian winger Aleksandar Katai on Thursday to discuss a series of alarming social media posts by his wife. Tea Katai's posts included a profane call, written in Serbian, to ''kill'' protesters. ''The LA Galaxy strongly condemned the social posts and requested their immediate removal,'' the team's statement read.

LeBron James slams Drew Brees after the Saints quarterback said he was still against players kneeling during the national anthem

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LeBron James was quick to call out Saints quarterback Drew Brees after he said that he was still against players kneeling during the national anthem.

Arizona State punter wins appeal to return to school despite declaring for 2020 NFL draft and signing with an agent

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Michael Turk went undrafted in 2020. But unlike hundreds of other undrafted players in past years, Turk is able to come back and continue his college career.

NFL coaching staffs can return to facilities Friday

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Players are not expected to return to team facilities until training camp.

Aaron Rodgers: It’s never been about the flag

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Saints quarterback Drew Brees touched off a lot of reactions on Wednesday when he said he will never agree with anybody disrespecting the flag when asked about the possibility of players taking a knee during the playing of the national anthem before games this season. Most of those reactions pointed out that Colin Kaepernick and [more]

Akiem Hicks on Colin Kaepernick’s unemployment: We signed Mike Glennon

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Akiem Hicks could have said a lot when asked about Colin Kaepernick's continued unemployment. Instead, he needed only four words to make his point. “We signed Mike Glennon," the Bears defensive lineman said Wednesday, via Jason Lieser of the Chicago Sun-Times. The Bears signed Glennon to a three-year, $45 million contract with $18.5 million guaranteed [more]

FSU star disputes coach, says no team workouts

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Florida State star Marvin Wilson disputed that new Seminoles coach Mike Norvell reached out to players individually to discuss last week's death of George Floyd, and Wilson said he and his teammates would not be working out until further notice.

Rafael Nadal Not Yet Ready to Travel for U.S. Open

NY Times | Christopher Clarey

“If you ask me today if I want to travel today to New York to play a tennis tournament, I will say no, I will not.”

Drew Brees Criticized for Calling Kneeling During the Anthem ‘Disrespectful’

NY Times | Michael Levenson

Some of those who criticized Brees’s remarks were prominent professional sports figures, including members of his own team.

Missouri football team’s march ends with players registering to vote

Washington Post | By Matt Bonesteel

'Our integrity is when words and actions come into alignment. So we did that,' Coach Eliah Drinkwitz said.

The day John Wooden changed Anthony Lynn's coaching style

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Chargers coach Anthony Lynn was an assistant for the Broncos when he had lunch with John Wooden in 2000. What the legendary UCLA coach said has stuck with Lynn to this day.