Obama: Colin Kaepernick has constitutional right to protest

President Barack Obama said San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has the constitutional right to protest by refusing to stand during the national anthem. Speaking at the G20 Summit news conference in Hangzou, China, on Monday, Obama credited Kaepernick’s protest against the treatment of African-Americans and other minorities in the United States for generating “more […]

Colin Kaepernick’s jersey sales skyrocket after national anthem protest

Colin Kaepernick’s jersey sales skyrocket after national anthem protest

Colin Kaepernick’s national anthem protest might not be all that popular but his jersey certainly is. The San Francisco 49ers quarterback currently has the fifth-best selling jersey on NFL.com, less than a year after it was put on clearance sale. Kaepernick, who made the team’s 53-man roster, has been at the center of a firestorm since […]

Nico Rosberg wins in Italy to cut Hamilton’s lead

Nico Rosberg wins in Italy to cut Hamilton’s lead

Germany’s Nico Rosberg won the Italian Grand Prix for dominant Mercedes on Sunday to cut teammate Lewis Hamilton’s Formula One world championship lead to two points with seven races remaining. Triple world champion Hamilton, who had been on pole position as favourite to take his 50th career victory and third in a row at Monza, […]

Colin Kaepernick makes roster; Gabbert named starting QB

Colin Kaepernick makes roster; Gabbert named starting QB

Colin Kaepernick’s roster spot is safe in San Francisco, but he won’t be the starter. The veteran quarterback made the team’s 53-man lineup, but 49ers coach Chip Kelly announced Saturday that Blaine Gabbert will serve as starting quarterback against the Rams in Week 1. Kaepernick will play the No. 2 role ahead of Christian Ponder. […]

Austin Davis signs with Denver Broncos

Austin Davis signs with Denver Broncos

After releasing veteran Mark Sanchez on Saturday, the team quickly announced the signing of veteran journeyman Austin Davis to a one-year deal. Davis spent last season with the Browns, who released the fifth-year passer in August. An undrafted and unremarkable arm talent out of Southern Miss, Davis has made just 10 NFL starts with 13 […]

Ajinkya Rahane looking to stay in the now

Ajinkya Rahane looking to stay in the now

India are approaching a very busy time as they prepare to host 13 Tests in the coming months, leaving cricket fans with plenty to look forward to. One man who isn’t a fan of looking ahead, is India vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane, the middle-order batsman feels that too much anticipation can cloud the mind. Rahane told […]

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