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Dallas Cowboys, including owner Jerry Jones, link arms, kneel ahead of national anthem

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Dallas Cowboys, including owner Jerry Jones, link arms, kneel ahead of national anthem

Christian Petersen/Getty Images(DALLAS) — Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones linked arms and kneeled with the team’s players ahead of the national anthem this evening.On Sunday, NFL players, teams and owners across the league participated in a peaceful …

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LeBron James defends NFL protests: ‘It’s not about the disrespect of our flag’

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LeBron James defends NFL protests: ‘It’s not about the disrespect of our flag’

Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(CLEVELAND) — NBA All-Star LeBron James spoke to the press on Monday following Sunday’s protests around the NFL, in which many players took a knee during the national anthem in support of equality.”It’s powerful what …

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The man that keeps Fenway Park running has never watched an entire game

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The man that keeps Fenway Park running has never watched an entire game

ABC News(BOSTON) — Donnie Gardiner, the facilities superintendent at Fenway Park in Boston, has been working behind-the-scenes for nearly 30 years, keeping the home of the Red Sox running.He was originally hired as a contractor in 1989 before assuming…

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. tweets support of NFL protests against national anthem

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. tweets support of NFL protests against national anthem

Sean Gardner / Stringer / Getty Images(LEXINGTON, N.C.) — NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. said Monday he supported the NFL players and owners who protested on Sunday in response to President Donald Trump’s criticism of players who kneel during the na…

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Tom Brady speaks out against Trump’s ‘divisive’ comments on players taking a knee

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Tom Brady speaks out against Trump’s ‘divisive’ comments on players taking a knee

ABC News(NEW YORK) — New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was the latest “friend” of President Donald Trump’s to speak out against his comments this past weekend about NFL players taking a knee during the national anthem.Trump called for the NFL…

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Trump’s slam against kneeling NFL players was ‘attack on our brotherhood’: Ravens player

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Trump’s slam against kneeling NFL players was ‘attack on our brotherhood’: Ravens player

ABC News(NEW YORK) — A Baltimore Ravens player who locked arms with teammates in a game Sunday in response to President Donald Trump’s criticism of players who kneel in protest during the national anthem said Trump’s remarks were a “direct attack on o…

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Scoreboard roundup — 9/24/17

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Scoreboard roundup — 9/24/17

iStock/ThinkstockHere are the scores from yesterday’s sports events: INTERLEAGUE Final  Boston   5  Cincinnati   4
 AMERICAN LEAGUE Final  Minnesota      10  Detroit&n…

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NFL owners stand with players in Trump kneeling rebuke

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NFL owners stand with players in Trump kneeling rebuke

Leon Halip/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — When New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft came out publicly against President Trump over the ongoing spat over NFL players kneeling during the “Star-Spangled Banner” ahead of games, the man who previously called …

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NFL teams respond to Trump with non-participation, kneeling in protest

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NFL teams respond to Trump with non-participation, kneeling in protest

Mitchell Gunn/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NFL players, teams and owners across the league responded Sunday to President Trump’s criticism of players kneeling in protest during the national anthem, with some kneeling, others locking arms and still others …

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Singer of national anthem at Seahawks-Titans game takes a knee

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Singer of national anthem at Seahawks-Titans game takes a knee

Sara Kauss/FilmMagic via Getty Images(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — Meghan Linsey, the singer performing “The Star-Spangled Banner” at Sunday’s Seattle Seahawks and Tennessee Titans game in Nashville, took a knee on a field with no players present a…

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