Colin Kaepernick

July 30, 2019 - 8:55 pm
This was probably not how Rep. Tim Ryan wanted to stand out from the other candidates . Before Tuesday night's CNN Democratic debate, the Ohio congressman was the only candidate with his hands at his sides as the Star-Spangled Banner was performed. Critics were quick to jump on Ryan, including "The...
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July 02, 2019 - 12:22 pm
By Sean Hartnett Nike has pulled sneakers featuring the 13-star Betsy Ross flag after former NFL quarterback and activist Colin Kaepernick urged the apparel giant not to sell the sneaker. Kaepernick has an endorsement contract with Nike. Originally created to depict the 13 colonies, the flag is now...
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San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Eli Harold (58), quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) and free safety Eric Reid (35) kneel in protest during the playing of the national anthem before a NFL game
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February 15, 2019 - 2:30 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid have reached a settlement with the NFL. RELATED: Wisconsin Senate refuses to honor Colin Kaepernick | Kaepernick, Chappelle getting Harvard black culture awards | Reid kneels, says Kaepernick 'robbed' of dream to play again The pair had filed a...
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A coalition of advocacy groups 'take a knee' outside of a hotel where the quarterly NFL league meetings are being held
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November 02, 2018 - 2:05 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (1010 WINS) -- It's not just football players taking a knee before NFL games. A San Francisco 49ers cheerleader kneeled during the national anthem on Thursday night, before the team's game against the Oakland Raiders. Colin Kaepernick started the movement during the 2016 preseason,...
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San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Eli Harold (58), quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) and free safety Eric Reid (35) kneel in protest during the playing of the national anthem before a NFL game
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September 11, 2018 - 1:55 pm
CLEVELAND, GA (1010 WINS) -- Truett McConnell University in Cleveland, Georgia is cutting ties with Nike over its new ad featuring Colin Kaepernick. The school announced Tuesday, that it will stop carrying Nike products in its campus store, and will donate the proceeds from any remaining products...
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September 04, 2018 - 4:36 pm
By David Caplan NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Long Island's Rep. Lee Zeldin and Fox News co-host and army vet Pete Hegseth are among those slamming Nike's decision to renegotiate and extend its contract for several years with former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick -- and suggesting Nike...
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September 04, 2018 - 2:20 pm
By David Caplan NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York City councilman Joe Borelli is slamming Nike's decision to renegotiate its contract with former San Franisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who became the face of the movement to kneel during the national anthem. "Dear @Nike, Can’t recall the...
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San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Eli Harold (58), quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) and free safety Eric Reid (35) kneel in protest during the playing of the national anthem before a NFL game
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September 04, 2018 - 9:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Colin Kaepernick has a new deal with Nike, even without having a job in the NFL. Kaepernick's attorney, Mark Geragos, made the announcement on Twitter, calling the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback an "All American Icon" and crediting attorney Ben Meiselas for getting the deal...
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