1. The NFL's Last Men Kneeling

    There were the cheerleaders , the novelty checks and the photo-ops, the boos for the visiting team and the pyrotechnically-enhanced entrance of the home team, strutting and preening ...

    Natalie Weiner Written by Natalie Weiner about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Eric Reid 'Fine' with Teams Possibly Shunning Him in Free Agency over Protests

    San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid said Friday he's "completely fine" with teams potentially choosing not to sign him in free agency because he's protested social injustice and racial inequality by kneeling during the national anthem...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. 'Don't Believe the Hype': The Crumbling Players Coalition and Future of the NFL

    Not long ago, a member of the Players Coalition, a group of about 40 NFL players negotiating with the NFL to address the concerns of protesting players, received a proposal from the league office...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Malcolm Jenkins Won't Demonstrate During National Anthem vs. Seahawks

    Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins announced Thursday he won't demonstrate during the national anthem before Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Eric Reid, Michael Thomas Withdraw from the Players Coalition

    Defensive backs Michael Thomas and Eric Reid, of the Miami Dolphins and San Francisco 49ers respectively, announced Wednesday they are no longer going to work with the Players Coalition...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Reuben Foster, Eric Reid Rip 49ers Fans for Cheering After C.J. Beathard Injury

    An injury to C.J. Beathard allowed San Francisco 49ers fans to finally see Jimmy Garoppolo on the field, but the players are upset about the reaction from the crowd...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Report: Players Seek Mediation for Anthem Controversy, Colin Kaepernick Invited

    NFL players are reportedly interested in third-party mediation with the league as they attempt to "resolve the anthem controversy," per Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. Eric Reid to Be Shifted from Safety to Linebacker by 49ers

    San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh confirmed the San Francisco 49ers plan to use Eric Reid as a linebacker going forward, according to Joe Fann of the 49ers' official website...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Eric Reid Says Mike Pence Leaving Colts Game After Players Knelt Was PR Stunt

    San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid took issue with Vice President Mike Pence's public manner of leaving Sunday's game between his team and the Indianapolis Colts ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Eric Reid Wants NFL Players to Focus Protest on Colin Kaepernick's Message

    San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid told reporters Wednesday that after speaking with Colin Kaepernick , the two would like to see NFL players shift their focus to protesting ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 1,626 reads 0 comments

  11. Eric Reid's Knee Injury Won't Need Surgery, Will Miss 'At Least' 1 Week

    San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid was forced to leave Sunday's game with a knee injury, and now it appears he will be out for at least another week...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 3,775 reads 0 comments

  12. Eric Reid Kneels for National Anthem After Previously Saying He Planned to Stand

    After announcing he wouldn't kneel during the national anthem as he did last year, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid continued his protest in Sunday's preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings at U...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 15,151 reads 0 comments

  13. Eric Reid Says Charlottesville Violence Won't Influence Plan to Stand for Anthem

    San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid had already decided to no longer kneel during the national anthem as he did last season. Even with the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 4,151 reads 0 comments

  14. Eric Reid Suffers Ankle Injury During 49ers Practice

    San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid sprained his ankle in practice Sunday, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter . "Not sure of the severity, whether it was low or high," head coach Kyle Shanahan said of the injury...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 4,838 reads 0 comments