JACKSONVILLE, FL - DECEMBER 23: Tight end Aaron Hernandez #81 of the New England Patriots looks on during an NFL game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on December 23, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Michael DeHoog/Sports Imagery/ Getty Images)
Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller is loaded into a vehicle to be rushed to a New Orleans hospital Sunday
The troubled former New England Patriots player died of an apparent suicide earlier this year.
The Bears player had to have emergency vein transplant after his knee got wrenched.
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 24: Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers scrambles during the first half against the Los Angeles Rams at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on December 24, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
Thursday's matchup was a bit of a dud, with the Baltimore Ravens pummeling the Miami Dolphins 40-0, but one rogue cat made the lopsided game worth watching. As the Dolphins completed their final faile...
Many analysts have commented that Kaepernick’s inability to sign with a team is a clear result of his protests.
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 25: Journalist Jemele Hill provides commenary during the celebrity basketball game presented by Sprite during the 2016 BET Experience on June 25, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rich Polk/BET/Getty Images for BET)
President Donald Trump weighed in on ESPN's decision to suspend anchor Jemele Hill, resorting to one of his favorite jabs about television networks when he's unhappy with their coverage: their ratings...
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks as he meets with members of the Venezuelan exile community, recent Venezuelan migrants, other local leaders and officials about the continuing devastation and unrest in Venezuela at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Doral, Florida, August 23, 2017. REUTERS/Joe Skipper
She spoke out against the owner of the Dallas Cowboys, who threatened to bench players for protesting during the national anthem.
Jalen Reeves-Maybinof the Detroit Lions and teammate Steve Longa take a knee during the national anthem before the game against the Minnesota Vikings on Oct. 1 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
The stunt raised questions about the cost of the vice president's trip to Indianapolis.
NFL players across the country on Sunday continued peaceful demonstrations, kneeling or locking arms in defiance of President Donald Trump's repeated calls on team owners and fans to crack down on ath...
Samantha Bee took aim at Fox News contributors who have been commenting on the National Football League protests. On Wednesday's broadcast of "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee," the host blasted the con...
Marvin L. Boatright, as seen from President Donald Trump's motorcade, takes a knee while holding a folded American flag in Indianapolis, Indiana, on September 27, 2017.
Trump says the NFL should stay in its lane. JJ Watt and Deshaun Watson have done more by stepping out of it.
Sep 25, 2017; Glendale, AZ, USA; Dallas Cowboys players kneel together with their arms locked prior to the game against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
Marvin L. Boatright was checking the mail outside his family's funeral home business in Indianapolis last spring when a motorcade carrying Donald Trump, then a presidential candidate, whizzed by him f...
Trump voters share the president’s fury about the protests. Few others feel as strongly.
Athletics - World Athletics Championships – men’s 100 metres – London Stadium, London, Britain – August 5, 2017 – Usain Bolt of Jamaica gestures before the race. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs
On Saturday, President Donald Trump harshly criticized National Football League players who kneel during the national anthem — saying that someone who does so is a "son of a bitch" and that play...
President Donald Trump tried to use Jamaican athlete Usain Bolt to criticize National Football League players who protest during the national anthem on Tuesday night. But it didn't go down well. Trump...
Players from the Kansas City Chiefs seen taking a knee before a game on Sept. 24.
The Cowboys and owner Jerry Jones chose to kneel before the national anthem played.
ORCHARD PARK, NY - OCTOBER 15: Eli Harold #58, Colin Kaepernick #7 and Eric Reid #35 of the San Francisco 49ers kneel in protest on the sideline, during the anthem, prior to the game against the Buffalo Bills at New Era Field on October 16, 2016 in Orchard Park, New York. The Bills defeated the 49ers 45-16. (Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images)
To be black and to be conscious and to have a voice flies in the face of white supremacy.
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with reporters before boarding Air Force One in Morristown, New Jersey, U.S. September 24, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
Athletes began sitting out the national anthem last year as a way to call attention to racial injustice.
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 20: Former U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at the Gates Foundation Inaugural Goalkeepers event on September 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)
President Donald Trump spent his weekend tweeting about sports while U.S. citizens in Puerto Rico continued to deal with "apocalyptic" conditions in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Trump kicked off...
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Trump’s denunciation of protesting athletes contrasts with Obama’s nuanced view.
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He said it had nothing to do with NFL protests.
Football players have been galvanised by criticism from the President.
Dec 24, 2016; Los Angeles, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) pumps his fist as he acknowledges the cheers from the 49ers' fans after leading his team to a 22-21 come-from-behind win over the Los Angeles Rams at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports
It seems as if LeBron James has finally had enough of President Donald Trump. Hours after the Cleveland Cavaliers star slammed the president on Twitter for rescinding his White House invitation to Gol...
Cole Beasley made his sensational catch in the fourth quarter.
Saturday morning, President Donald Trump attempted to rescind a White House invitation he apparently had never extended, when he tweeted that Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry was no longe...
The NFL season is just one weekend old ― but we already have a candidate for catch of the year. Watch Cole Beasley of the host Dallas Cowboys make a juggling, one-handed reception that he manages to p...
Two Houston furniture stores have been turned into shelters for people displaced by Hurricane Harvey
The Seattle Seahawk shared a chilling letter about the incident on Twitter.
A number of the brains studied by doctor Ann McKee and her researchers. Almost all of the brains McKee has studied were found to have CTE.
The owner of Gallery Furniture says he’s welcomed 400 Texans with hot food and a place to rest.
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Almost all of the tested brains exhibited signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE).
Cowboys running back Zeke Elliott graces the cover of the 2017 <a href="http://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/page/bodyezekielelliott/dallas-cowboys-running-back-ezekiel-elliott-well-rounded-sports-upbringing-body-issue-2017?sf92522820=1" target="_blank">ESPN Body Issue</a>.
And how wrong they were about Julian Edelman.
On Monday morning, ESPN debuted its 2017 Body Issue cover stars, NFL running back Zeke Elliott and Danish tennis champion Caroline Wozniacki. Their cover debuts came in the form of a GIF, posted on ES...
Ryan O'Callaghan's story is a cautionary tale with an inspiring outcome.
NFL player and dog lover Logan Ryan used his wedding as an opportunity to say "I do" to a cause he and his wife are passionate about ― animal rescue. Bernd Rac for Jade Mountain Groom Logan Ryan,...