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NFL decision to permit
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Posted By: kreeger, 6/7/2020 9:59:29 AM

The US National Football League is embroiled in a standoff with President Donald Trump after it said players would be allowed to “take the knee” during the American national anthem in protest against racism. After the NFL announced its U-turn, Trump tweeted late on Friday night: “We should be standing up straight and tall, ideally with a salute, or a hand on heart. There are other things you can protest, but not our Great American Flag – NO KNEELING!”

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On the bright side I will have more free time on Sundays this coming Fall.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 6/7/2020 10:03:21 AM (No. 435810)
I hope they enjoy their eventual insolvency.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Safari Man 6/7/2020 10:10:09 AM (No. 435820)
Which means that Romney and the Bushes are just fine with the kneeling. Orange man hates it, must be good.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: pmcclure 6/7/2020 10:13:46 AM (No. 435828)
This is the NFL's way of enforcing social distancing in its stadiums -- permanently -- by alienating what's left of its already severely diminished fan base.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: jimkata 6/7/2020 10:27:39 AM (No. 435837)
Where is the ghost of Pete Rozelle when you need him? Sports use to be fun to watch. High paid people to play the game we all loved at a high level of competition. All gone now. No reason to watch it anymore.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: pros7767 6/7/2020 10:27:43 AM (No. 435838)
I stopped watching in 2017. Watched a couple games last year. Back to not watching! Should have stuck with my original plan.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: LanceLink1 6/7/2020 10:29:55 AM (No. 435840)
What's next? The Washington team will finally capitulate to societal pressures and change their name to the Antifas?
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Boni 6/7/2020 10:34:11 AM (No. 435844)
The left has ripped to shreds every institution that used to bind us together - family, schools, churches, the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, community organizations. We can no longer trust the media or government agencies to tell us the truth. They have attacked the police, border patrol, the military. They have ripped the flag and toppled statues and rewritten history to cast shame on our national heroes. And now, the last institution where people still find community - sports. We are watching the deliberate dismantling of every tradition, every institution in America. We living through the death throes of western civilization. In some ways I agree with those who say, good riddance to the NFL, but I also know that is the goal of the leftists - to destroy everything.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Pearson365 6/7/2020 10:38:11 AM (No. 435848)
No Kneeling will turn into No Watching. NFL has added another game to its regular season as well as 2 more playoff teams in order to pay for salaries that are approaching $1 Million per player per game. Diluting a product while increasing its price never increases sales. What’s weird is that TV cameras will gleefully show these anti white protest by rich NFL players but will go to enormous lengths not to show cheerleaders. Racists yes, sexist no. Except for the must be attractive Airhead on the sidelines who adds to the endless babble of the jerk and jock in the booth.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Wizard of is 6/7/2020 10:46:18 AM (No. 435859)
These athletes apparently believe that the price for watching them play a game includes obscene salaries for them and compelling me to watch them disrespect and denigrate my country. Nope...not gonna do it. Period!
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Reply 10 - Posted by: DaBigGuy 6/7/2020 10:47:24 AM (No. 435861)
No Fans Left. Congratulations, Goodell.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: stablemoney 6/7/2020 10:47:52 AM (No. 435862)
It looks like the NFL will be canceling their season. Not many people looking forward to all the arrows instructing them where to go, masks to wear, then forced to watch the player's political demonstrations, and restroom perfunctories in the end zone. Not a lot of people like to witness the abhorrent and the ugly.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: MDConservative 6/7/2020 10:50:10 AM (No. 435866)
No one is forced to buy tickets or watch on TV. The market will speak, the NFL either prosper or lose in the bargain. That's how it works. Yes, it's outrageous. The league has a labor problem - which in the real world would force them to "hire" more Asian and Hispanic players, not to mention females, to overcome the lack of diversity of a league far-overstocked with black talent. So, do what you think right. The "woke" NFL is.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: MMC 6/7/2020 10:55:22 AM (No. 435876)
The Donald loves football- was owner of an AFC team.. The Generals I believe.. Negotiations, big deals, recruit- vision.. I love this President
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Reply 14 - Posted by: TexaTucky 6/7/2020 10:59:31 AM (No. 435883)
This is one of those things that cures itself.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: DogFacedPonySoldier 6/7/2020 11:01:29 AM (No. 435889)
i wish I could say.. "that does it! I'm not watching the NFL anymore!" .... but I already did that!
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Reply 16 - Posted by: ARKfamily 6/7/2020 11:02:17 AM (No. 435890)
I tire easily that it is always someone else's fault for poverty. Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, John Kerry, George Bush, Mitt Romney, Oprah Winfrey, and other elitists think it is America's fault. Yet, these people own property and assets beyond one's imagination but it is still always someone else's fault. How about they give up some of these properties and assets and share with the poor? How about Hollywood give up some of their properties and assets and share with the poor? A lot of these people are corrupt (Mr. Ukraine Joe Biden) but, hey, we are being shown that they all stick together. Even Mitt Romney and George Bush. How about AOC? What a hypocrite - just as corrupt as Joe Biden. She can take her mantra of "defund the police" and stick it where the sun doesn't shine. I think I would like to start a "defund Congress" movement. One more comment - the way George Bush has presented himself I would probably cry if I lost a son or daughter in any of those wars. What a back-stabbing individual. . .
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Reply 17 - Posted by: GoodDeal 6/7/2020 11:07:02 AM (No. 435907)
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water. Let’s see if tv networks cover the kneeling in opening ceremonies. Looks like season ticket cancellations game boycotts and loss of swag sales are on the way. Im keeping my Cowboys tshirt in the dresser drawer until further notice.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: padiva 6/7/2020 11:07:51 AM (No. 435908)
I wonder what security will be like at the stadiums... Will the National Anthem be played/sung before the teams appear on the field. NFL doesn't occupy space in my head.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: zzzghy 6/7/2020 11:14:04 AM (No. 435918)
Agree with #5. I returned and watched some games for nostalgic reasons; nice to see my boyhood faves the Los Angeles Rams back in town and the truth is I really love football. No more. No more NFL ever again, ever. This hypocritical garbage will infect the NCAA any day now... Looks like the NHL is my last stand.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: bad-hair 6/7/2020 11:16:55 AM (No. 435923)
And me. If you're being paid a bazillion dollars because you can throw a ball (properly inflated of course) never mind kneeling. You should sit the F down and shut the F up and spend your money.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: F15 Gork 6/7/2020 11:33:35 AM (No. 435946)
The Negro Football League is kaput - someone should tell them......
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Reply 22 - Posted by: franq 6/7/2020 11:36:06 AM (No. 435955)
Please.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: DARling 6/7/2020 11:43:18 AM (No. 435968)
I had softened my stance last year because it seemed like the NFL was not allowing players to rub our faces with their disrespect of the flag. No more NFL football for me. I can watch any classic game I want to for free, and they were played before the current entitled, childish behavior of the players.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Axeman 6/7/2020 11:47:17 AM (No. 435974)
"Enrages"? Yeah, sure. If the fewer people who watch NFL are from a more valuable demographic to advertisers, then this campaign will be a success.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: bigfatslob 6/7/2020 11:47:33 AM (No. 435976)
I gave it up four years ago and walked away in disgust. The NFL and NBA are owned by social justice warriors I hope my real favorite baseball stays pure if it doesn't then college ball will be my entertainment. I don't even know who the Super Bowl champions have been in the last four years nor do I care. I may be interested in the team that drafted the quarterback from LSU just to hear of his performance in the pros.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Historybuff 6/7/2020 11:49:52 AM (No. 435982)
Take a knee? They are mocking the way George Floyd died. Racissssst.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: bighambone 6/7/2020 11:54:21 AM (No. 435990)
I don’t think that President Trump is enraged by anything the NFL does these days and considers the top of the money making NFL to be a lost cause.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: DCGIRL 6/7/2020 12:07:26 PM (No. 436019)
It should outrage everyone, not just President Trump
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Reply 29 - Posted by: MaryPA 6/7/2020 12:08:45 PM (No. 436022)
How would Harriet Sherwood know what enrages President Trump? Is she a mind reader. Just because he loves our country and it’s symbols is not a bad thing. We love him for it and her articles enrages me!
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Reply 30 - Posted by: DVC 6/7/2020 12:19:20 PM (No. 436045)
It will drive away huge numbers of their remaining audience. The NFL is signing their economic death warrant.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: save America 6/7/2020 12:33:47 PM (No. 436072)
#7...Michelle Obama said right before O,s inauguration “Barack is going to change your traditions”.Seemed like crazy talk then.Not now.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: snowoutlaw 6/7/2020 12:43:51 PM (No. 436091)
Maybe they should pay the whole game while taking a knee.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Ketchuplover 6/7/2020 12:47:26 PM (No. 436099)
It's interesting that the President defending our historic love for the flag and what it stands for, is described as being "enraged." Yet, the rebellion against the flag and all it stands for - is the new patriotism.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: Smart11344 6/7/2020 12:54:35 PM (No. 436114)
The NFL is soon to be KAPOOT!
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Reply 35 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 6/7/2020 1:25:56 PM (No. 436167)
Harriet says DJT is enraged? No, Harriet, we are ALL done with corporate sports! Forever! Because of THEM! Every one of those traitors!
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Reply 36 - Posted by: Skinnydip 6/7/2020 1:34:46 PM (No. 436184)
Didn't they learn the last time?
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Reply 37 - Posted by: TCloud 6/7/2020 2:29:31 PM (No. 436264)
While they toss footballs...I and mine will be tossing hot lead at the rifle range and continue with a Traditional Sunday Gun Day shoot and BQ baby!
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Reply 38 - Posted by: Lanetam 6/7/2020 3:04:05 PM (No. 436310)
The press makes it seem like Trump is the only person in America who is unhappy about this. The NFL will lose a lot of fans.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: davew 6/7/2020 3:11:56 PM (No. 436322)
Why can't they take a knee before the second half kickoff as a symbolic gesture against racism rather than associating it with the National Anthem and flag? This would still make a statement without disrespecting the people who actually understand how much progress America has made to provide equal opportunity for all, including the integration of sports at every level.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: hoosierblue 6/7/2020 4:08:18 PM (No. 436359)
And that is why we love Trump.
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Reply 41 - Posted by: Deaconalso 6/7/2020 4:40:50 PM (No. 436385)
I told the NFL and Goodell they could kiss my A$$, with allowing these disrespectful clown antics, two years ago. They'll never get a red cent or a Nielsen Rating from me!
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Reply 42 - Posted by: Namma 6/7/2020 5:57:20 PM (No. 436451)
NFL..football or a political organization. Make up my mind. Football, keep the politics out of it. Political organization, include politics. Your choice NFL. But then dont complain with my choice of not watching.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: kono 6/7/2020 10:57:16 PM (No. 436685)
The NFL could say it is permitting players to kneel during the anthem; what their statement means to me is that they are permitting fans to run errands and do chores during the games. I stopped watching when CK7's pulled his piggy-police socks stunt and the Rams did their stupid "hands up don't shoot" game-entrance protest. Won't even waste my time following the season any more now.
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Reply 44 - Posted by: XCenturion 6/7/2020 11:22:49 PM (No. 436699)
Anyone that wastes a nickel or their time on the NFL No Fans Left) after this is either a complete fool or drooling idiot!
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