Stories tagged: National Anthem
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 12:09 p.m.
Couch Slouch suffering from ‘anthem fatigue’
Nobody – including myself – wants to hear me weigh in on this national anthem business. But, during a misspent adolescence and an even more misspent post-adolescence watching untold, inconsequential …
Sun., Oct. 23, 2016, 8:46 p.m.
NFL notes: Vinatieri sets record with 43 straight made FGs
Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri has another record to his credit.
Mon., Oct. 10, 2016, 12:37 p.m.
Ginsburg calls anthem protest ‘dumb and disrespectful’
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is calling the protests of football players who decline to stand for the national anthem “dumb and disrespectful.”
Sun., Sept. 11, 2016, 2:45 p.m.
NFL season opens with 9/11 patriotism and protests in Seattle, Kansas City
Across the NFL, as the first Sunday of the regular began with 11 games at 1 p.m., the focus was on patriotism and a solemn observance of the 15th anniversary …
Sun., Sept. 4, 2016, 10:06 p.m.
Soccer star Rapinoe kneels during national anthem
U.S. soccer star Megan Rapinoe knelt during the national anthem Sunday night before the Seattle Reign’s game against the Chicago Red Stars “in a little nod” to NFL quarterback Colin …
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, midnight
Nick Canepa: 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick exercising his rights
Colin Kaepernick is not Rosa Parks. He can sit in the front of the bus now. But he’s taking the ride he wanted.
Mon., Feb. 7, 2011, midnight
Briefs: Unsafe seating arrangement leads to angry, displaced fans
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones may have tried a little too hard to break the Super Bowl attendance record. About 1,250 fans were displaced Sunday because their temporary seats were …