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Boycott The NFL? #BoycottNFL Trends On Twitter And Facebook Amid Sunday’s National Anthem Seattle Seahawks Team Protest Rumor

News about an NFL boycott has caused #boycottNFL to trend on Twitter, with #boycotttheNFL creating buzz on Facebook as well. Why would NFL fans potentially boycott the NFL? Because of controversy stemming from the national anthem boycott started by Colin Kaepernick, which has caught fire and caused the NFL boycott backlash. Rumors that the entire Seattle Seahawks team may join ...

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‘UFC 203’ Fight Card: Watch the Official CM Punk Weigh-In Live Streaming Tonight [Video]

CM Punk makes his MMA debut at UFC 203, and it airs live on pay-per-view Saturday night. The main fight card starts at 10:00 p.m. EST, and the prelims begin at 8:00 p.m. EST. Ever since it was announced in December of 2014 that CM Punk was officially in the UFC, naysayers and fans alike have been eagerly awaiting his ...

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Watch Australia Vs. South Africa Rugby Highlights: Full Wrap-Up, Australia Break Historic Losing Streak With 23-17 Win

The Australia Wallabies battled the South Africa Springboks for survival in the 2016 four-nation Rugby Championship tournament in an international rugby union Test match on Saturday as the hosts managed their first win in the competition and ended a six-match losing streak, scoring a 23-17 victory over the Springboks in Brisbane. Australia hads already suffered defeat in their first two ...

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Taking A Cue From Colin Kaepernick, High School Football Players Are Refusing To Stand For The National Anthem

Across the country, high school football players appear to be taking a cue from San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and declining to stand for the national anthem, MSN is reporting. It appears that Colin Kaepernick has started something of a movement. You may recall that on August 26, Kaepernick made headlines after he stayed seated during the national anthem. ...

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Oklahoma City Thunder fan tells LeBron James to ‘suck it up'

She only said what everyone’s been thinking. LeBron James forgot to check his attitude at the door when he arrived in Oklahoma City Sunday night, and a no-nonsense fan sitting courtside berated the King for his incessant whining to the referee. AWKWARD: THE MOST UNCOMFORTABLE MOMENTS IN SPORTS @Deadspin/via Twitter/ESPN An Oklahoma City Thunder fan told LeBron James to just ...

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Colgate's Tillotson sinks half-court shot on Senior Night

Austin Tillotson made some senior night magic on Sunday. The 6-foot guard sank a running half-court shot as time expired to give Colgate a 93-90 win over Loyola (Maryland) on the same night the Raiders saluted Tillotson and the other seniors on the squad. “I couldn’t be more proud of Austin (Tillotson) and how he’s gone about his business over ...

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Ex-NFLer tweets absurd questions he was asked at Combine

John Raoux/AP Austen Lane (r.), with the Jaguars in 2010, reveals some of the questions he was asked during his NFL Scoutiing Combine.  The NFL Scouting Combine will be held in Indianapolis this weekend, which means countless hours of analyzing 40 times and Wonderlic scores. It also means that NFL scouts will be asking players strange, ridiculous questions that have ...

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Jets tailgate bus catches fire in Stamford

So, this isn’t a great omen for the 2016 Jets season. A Gang Green-themed tailgate vehicle – a converted school bus emblazoned with the Jets logo and painted in team colors caught fire in Stamford, CT on Tuesday night. No one was hurt, according to the Stamford Fire Department. News 8 in Connecticut first tweeted photos. NFL COMBINE: A LOOK ...

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Vanderbilt’s Josh Henderson hits 80-foot buzzer-beater

Forget rise and fire, this was more like turn and chuck. Vanderbilt center Josh Henderson hit the oddest shot of the night Tuesday, heaving the ball a good 80 feet — from the far free-throw line to the hoop on the other end of the court — to beat the buzzer and give the Commodores a 40-35 halftime lead on ...

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Miami Heat fan in black dress sends Internet into frenzy

Basketballs weren’t the only thing bouncing at the Miami Heat game Tuesday night. The home team beat the Indiana Pacers by eight, but viewers at home were more excited about the buxom blonde seated underneath the basket. alyssanelsonmn/via instagram Alyssa Nelson posted this screenshot from the Miami Heat game Tuesday night to her Instagram page with the caption “sports are ...

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