NFL, If You Kneel For Anything, You Stand For Nothing

The NFL has somehow opened its season and at the same time tied itself to the muddled message of professional malcontent Colin Kaepernick and the BLM movement. We are not sure what they are mad about or asking for, and we are tired of being preached to by hypocrites who do not understand their ownContinue reading “NFL, If You Kneel For Anything, You Stand For Nothing”

Just Do It — Boycott Nike

Fall is usually a great time of year. We stop fighting each other over politics and race and go back to not liking each other because of what football team we support. Oh, wait — now the NFL has combined the two, and there is no respite. As a result of feckless national anthem protests andContinue reading “Just Do It — Boycott Nike”

Money Diverted By NFL Commissioner Hasn’t Silenced Players

In a Slate interview, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid said he’s been told the National Football League is planning to allow owners to shift money pledged to other charitable campaigns like breast cancer and Salute the Troops to the players’ seven-year, $89 million program to fund social justice causes. It’s a cowardly attempt byContinue reading “Money Diverted By NFL Commissioner Hasn’t Silenced Players”

NFL: Kneel For Anything, Stand For Nothing

This whole kneeling by NFL players during our National Anthem, for reasons they cannot articulate, is all the rage. NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick started it, and when asked to explain said, “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses Black people and people of color…ThereContinue reading “NFL: Kneel For Anything, Stand For Nothing”

Kraper-nick: Stupidity Armed With An Ego

NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick said, “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses Black people and people of color. To me, this is bigger than football and it would be selfish on my part to look the other way. There are bodies in the street…Continue reading “Kraper-nick: Stupidity Armed With An Ego”