Richard Sherman never has a problem speaking his mind. Whether he is talking about his opponent, other players in the league or the league itself, you can count on him to speak nothing but the honest truth from his heart. Sherman has become very verbal over the past couple years of his displeasure with people in the league front offices and how they look at the players. He spoke on that and the way players are treated by people who are supposed to have their best interest at heart, with the Players Tribune yesterday.
By this time, you absolutely know of San Francisco 49er Colin Kaepernick’s choice to take a knee instead of standing for the National Anthem due to his ethical beliefs. Lots of celebrities have voiced opinions that mirror or clash with Kaep’s. Shaq’s definitely do not mirror.
It’s confirmed! Lady Gaga is performing at the next NFL Super Bowl half time show. She’s been pretty meek lately, all actor-y and what not. Think she’ll take the meat dress out of the fridge for this one?
The judge in Derrick Rose’s rape case previously ruled that his accuser would no longer be able to go by the name Jane Doe and keep her anonymity after Rose’s lawyers said she went on a media blitz to “bash” him. Her lawyers and the LAPD filed to reverse the judge’s decision, saying Rose is still under criminal investigation, but the judge ruled to uphold his previous decision, and will NOT allow the accuser to continue using a pseudonym.
The Chicago Bulls will look significantly different this year with eight new players including stars Dwyane Wade and Rajon Rondo joining whom they call the team leader, Jimmy Butler. They’re not worried however, Wade and Rondo believe their prior experience will help the team be way better than before.
Everyone has been weighing in on their feelings towards Colin Kaepernick kneeling during the national anthem in protest of the racism and police brutality against black people. During a CNN presidential town hall Wednesday, President Barack Obama was asked what he thought about the Kaepernick’s protest.
Derrick Rose’s rape accuser went on a media blitz in her accusation that he and two friends gang-raped her while she was passed out drunk. Rose and his attorney are now doing their own full-court press, using his accuser’s own friends against her to prove that she is lying and extorting him for money.
Conor McGregor has been boasting that he runs the UFC; Jose Aldo says it’s true and he’s not with it. The 30-year old interim UFC featherweight champion requested to be released from the world’s largest fight promotion, one day after the promotion announced a lightweight championship fight between Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor.
Chicago rapper and civil rights activist Common appeared on ABC’s “The View,” and offered his opinion on the presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, Colin Kaepernick’s protest of the national anthem and more.