New NFL mandate requiring players to stand for national anthem sparks debate
NFL teams will be subjected to fines if a player or team personnel defies the new policy, announced yesterday by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
With no deadlines to meet and a monthlong summer break coming up, NFL teams are in no hurry to formulate a policy on demonstrations during the national anthem. One day after league owners mandated that players must stand for the "Star-Spangled Banner" — they now have the option of remaining in the
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ATLANTA -- NFL owners are on the verge of approving a new national anthem policy that requires players to stand if they are on the field during the performance but gives them the option to remain in the locker room if they prefer, sources told ESPN the Magazine's Seth Wickersham on Wednesday. The
The NFL approves a new owner for the Carolina Panthers and passes several rule changes, but the league has yet to agree on what, if anything to do about national anthem protests
A person with direct knowledge of the application says Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory is set to seek reinstatement after missing the 2017 season over multiple violations of the NFL's substance-abuse policy
GRAPEVINE, Texas -- Owner and general manager Jerry Jones believes that the Dallas Cowboys will see a different Ezekiel Elliott in 2018. From training camp last summer to the halfway point of the 2017 regular season, Elliott had to deal with the legal battles associated with his six-game suspension
Dallas Cowboys ?owner/general manager Jerry Jones has reimbursed the NFL for more than $2 million in legal fees, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. The NFL released a statement Wednesday saying that the matter was resolved but didn't provide details of the financial settlement. "After a hearing
INDIANAPOLIS -- Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones wants receiver? Dez Bryant on the roster in 2018, but he offered up the endorsement with a qualifier in a near 50-minute conversation with reporters Saturday at the NFL scouting combine. "As I sit here do we want him on the team