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    Tags: Colin Kaepernick | NY Daily News | Colin Kaepernick | Jackie Robinson

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    Several veterans and service members piped up in defense of Kaepernick. If Kaepernick is going to take a stand like he did by sitting down during the anthem , he needs to back it up with proper actions off the field. Kaepernick's position has been both lauded and criticized across various forums. San Diego's massive presence of military personnel could result in a rude welcome for Kaepernick, who's insisted that his anthem protest and anti-flag comments are not meant to offend the military.
  • Larson Becomes A Sprint Cup Race Winner

    Larson Becomes A Sprint Cup Race Winner

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    Larson then performed a lengthy victory burnout - spinning and smoking the tires of his No. 42 Chevy across the front stretch and into Victory Lane. "It's been never", Ganassi said. Where Larson had struggled to catch leaders unsuccessfully in the past in the late going, this time he had clear sailing as the final ten laps clicked off.
  • Ibaka: I never asked to be traded

    Ibaka: I never asked to be traded

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    Serge Ibaka has denied reports that he wanted to be traded away from the Oklahoma City Thunder this summer due to his reduced role on the team. Durant famously left Oklahoma City to become a former-former teammate of sorts in joining the Golden State Warriors, and while KD went to Rio to take part in the 2016 Olympiad that Ibaka (a 2012 silver medalist for Team Spain) skipped, Serge apparently has taken in quite a bit over the 2016 offseason.
  • Witsel could join Juventus after snubbing Everton - Lucescu

    Witsel could join Juventus after snubbing Everton - Lucescu

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    It has been reported that a deal worth €18 million plus €3 million in performance related bonuses and a medical will all be completed today. Juve appear to have missed out on Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi but have been linked with a move for Inter's Marcelo Brozovic as they seek to replace Paul Pogba following his transfer to Manchester United.
  • Ilaria D'Amico e Gigi Buffon: altre prove del figlio in arrivo

    Ilaria D'Amico e Gigi Buffon: altre prove del figlio in arrivo

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    La notizia era già trapelata all'inizio di agosto su Novella 2000 , ma mancavano ulteriori conferme. È una donna intelligente e pratica" ha rivelato la madre di Gigi Buffon , che sulla D'Amico ha anche aggiunto: "Di certo mio figlio avrà visto tate cose in Ilaria.
  • Lions Place Pettigrew, Fuller On PUP List

    Lions Place Pettigrew, Fuller On PUP List

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    Just not being there and watching all these preseason games. The Lions must shed 22 more players before Saturday at 4 p.m. ET, meaning safety isn't guaranteed for a lot of these players. After catching 83 passes for 777 yards and five touchdowns in 2011, his ADP had him in the seventh round heading into the following season. With Ebron uncertain to play in Week 1, the focus turns to tight ends Orson Charles, Andrew Quarless , Cole Wick, and Adam Fuehne.
  • Uefa Announce Changes To Champions League Qualification

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    Another major change will see the victor of the Europa League gain automatic entry into the group stage, whereas the reigning Europa League champions are forced to earn their place in the Champions League through a play-off. Uefa has besides uncovered the cash related dispersal to clubs will be "stretched out all around" for the Champions league and Europa League .
  • Mississippi flag removed from Mississippi State University campus

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    Keenum responded that he wanted the state flag to change, but that MSU should keep flying the flag until it does. "As he has said before, he believes voters should decide at the ballot box what the state flag is or is not". He said Mississippi's flag remains part of a 50-state display in a cafeteria. Three historically black universities removed them earlier. Share with Us - We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article, and smart, constructive criticism.