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Colin Kaepernick Refuses To Stand For Anthem: "There Are B…

Colin Kaepernick Refuses To Stand For Anthem: "There Are Bodies In The Street"

deadspin.com profootballtalk.com Updated 5 hours ago
Colin Kaepernick is speaking out after the 49ers quarterback refused to stand for the U.S. national anthem before last night’s preseason game against the Green Bay Packers, telling the NFL that “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a c…
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  • 'Gamer' Joe Callahan keeps impressing Packers, especi…

    'Gamer' Joe Callahan keeps impressing Packers, especially Aaron Rodgers

    ESPN.com 4 hours ago
    'Gamer' Joe Callahan keeps impressing Packers, especially Aaron Rodgers
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  • New Packers TE Jared Cook connects quickly with Aaron Rodgers

    New Packers TE Jared Cook connects quickly with Aaron Rodgers

    New Packers TE Jared Cook connects quickly with Aaron Rodgers
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  • Carlos Hyde suffers concussion against Packers

    Carlos Hyde suffers concussion against Packers

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    At a time when the 49ers don’t know who their starting quarterback will be in 17 days against the Rams, there’s a chance they won’t know who their starting tailback will be, at least for a while. Via Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, Carlos Hyde suffered …
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  • Sam Bradford urges everyone not to overreact to the preseason

    Sam Bradford urges everyone not to overreact to the preseason

    profootballtalk.com 19 hours ago
    In last year’s third preseason game, Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford went 10-for-10 for 121 yards and three touchdowns as the Eagles blew out the Packers to improve to 3-0. “Last year after the third preseason game, everybody thought we were going to th…
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  • Packers' Damarious Randall doesn't just let his play …

    Packers' Damarious Randall doesn't just let his play do the talking

    ESPN.com Aug 26 (yesterday)
    Packers' Damarious Randall doesn't just let his play do the talking
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  • Harrison, Matthews, Peppers Talk PEDs With NFL Investigators

    Harrison, Matthews, Peppers Talk PEDs With NFL Investigators

    nytimes.com Aug 25 (2 days ago)
    Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison and Green Bay Packers defensive players Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers met this week with NFL investigators looking into allegations linking them to performance-enhancing drugs, the players' union said Thu…
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  • Colin Kaepernick: I’m going to show everything I can next two g…

    Colin Kaepernick: I’m going to show everything I can next two games

    profootballtalk.com Aug 25 (2 days ago)
    49ers coach Chip Kelly didn’t fully commit to playing quarterback Colin Kaepernick against the Packers on Friday, saying Wednesday that Kaepernick was “on track” to play but that the medical staff still had to sign off on the quarterback making his firs…
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  • A first for everything: Packers rookie Kenny Clark misses pract…

    A first for everything: Packers rookie Kenny Clark misses practice

    ESPN.com Aug 24 (3 days ago)
    A first for everything: Packers rookie Kenny Clark misses practice
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  • Colin Kapernick “on track” to play Friday, no call on who start…

    Colin Kapernick “on track” to play Friday, no call on who starts

    profootballtalk.com Aug 24 (3 days ago)
    The plan coming into the week was for 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to practice without restrictions and then play in Friday’s preseason game against the Packers. Kaepernick had missed practice time last week while dealing with a tired arm, but has…
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  • In the clear: Letroy Guion's once-cloudy future looks brig…

    In the clear: Letroy Guion's once-cloudy future looks bright with Packers

    ESPN.com Aug 24 (3 days ago)
    In the clear: Letroy Guion's once-cloudy future looks bright with Packers
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  • Tweet Cap of Training Camp – August 23, 2016

    Tweet Cap of Training Camp – August 23, 2016

    greenbaypackernation.com Aug 23 (4 days ago)
    The most poignant tweets from today’s training camp practice. Jordy Nelson looks good. Cobb has three dropped passes. Mortell struggles with his punting. And more… Packers coach Mike McCarthy on whether Aaron Rodgers will play against the 49ers on…
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  • Aaron Rodgers expected to play, in perhaps his only preseason g…

    Aaron Rodgers expected to play, in perhaps his only preseason game

    profootballtalk.com Aug 23 (4 days ago)
    The Packers haven’t risked — or bothered — putting quarterback Aaron Rodgers in a preseason game. But at some point, he has to get ready for the regular season, and this week figures to be the time. According to Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com, Packers associa…
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  • Packers WR Jordy Nelson Finally Back on the Practice Field

    Packers WR Jordy Nelson Finally Back on the Practice Field

    Jordy Nelson’s return to practice was greeted with big cheers as the Green Bay Packers got one of their big playmakers back, the Associated Press reports. Nelson, who missed all of last season with a knee injury, was limited to individual drills Monday …
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  • Al Jazeera meetings are set

    Al Jazeera meetings are set

    profootballtalk.com Aug 22 (5 days ago)
    The most-anticipated interviews of the year not involving Ryan Lochte are finally happening. Via Albert Breer of TheMMQB.com, the NFL has agreed to meet with the four players accused of PED use in a controversial Al Jazeera documentary that emerged last…
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  • Hall of Fame says suggestion of fraud is “totally baseless”

    Hall of Fame says suggestion of fraud is “totally baseless”

    profootballtalk.com Aug 22 (5 days ago)
    The lawyer representing the customers suing the NFL and the Pro Football Hall of Fame for the cancellation of this year’s Hall of Fame Game believes that fraud occurred, with the powers-that-be specifically withholding information about the scuttling of…
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  • Colin Kaepernick says return to practice went well

    Colin Kaepernick says return to practice went well

    profootballtalk.com Aug 22 (5 days ago)
    49ers coach Chip Kelly said the plan for this week is for quarterback Colin Kaepernick to return to practice and then get his first playing time of the preseason (and since November 1 of last year) when the 49ers play the Packers. Nothing happened on Mo…
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  • Packers name JC Tretter their starting center

    Packers name JC Tretter their starting center

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Aug 22 (5 days ago)
    Heading into the 2014 season, all signs pointed to JC Tretter starting at center for the Packers. Tretter hurt his knee in the team’s third preseason game, however, and Corey Linsley replaced him as the man in the middle of the offensive line. Linsley w…
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  • Healthy, happy and not as heavy, Josh Sitton poised for big (fi…

    Healthy, happy and not as heavy, Josh Sitton poised for big (final?) year with Packers

    ESPN.com Aug 21 (6 days ago)
    Healthy, happy and not as heavy, Josh Sitton poised for big (final?) year with Packers
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  • Sean Smith: Packers 'forced the ball down our throats&apos…

    Sean Smith: Packers 'forced the ball down our throats' before defense responded

    ESPN.com Aug 20
    Sean Smith: Packers 'forced the ball down our throats' before defense responded
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  • Mike Neal reverses course, will speak to NFL

    Mike Neal reverses course, will speak to NFL

    Packers linebackers Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers joined Steelers linebacker James Harrison in agreeing to meet with the NFL to discuss the allegations of performance-enhancing drug use leveled against them in an Al-Jazeera America report, but free a…
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  • Backup plan: Brett Hundley's preseason hasn't gone as…

    Backup plan: Brett Hundley's preseason hasn't gone as Packers expected

    Backup plan: Brett Hundley's preseason hasn't gone as Packers expected
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  • Video - Rodgers wishes brother well in 'The Bachelorette' 00:21

    Rodgers wishes brother well in 'The Bachelorette'

    Jul 27
    Aaron Rodgers breaks his silence about his brother Jordan's role in "The Bachelorette," saying he doesn't watch the show but wishes him well.
  • Video - Nelson not worried about new knee injury 00:24

    Nelson not worried about new knee injury

    Jul 26
    Packers WR Jordy Nelson calls his recent setback, injuring his left knee, "not a big deal," and is not frustrated at all from it.
  • Video - Nelson setback a result of overcompensation 00:52

    Nelson setback a result of overcompensation

    Jul 26
    Ed Werder and Louis Riddick examine what Jordy Nelson's setback in his recovery from a torn ACL means for the Packers and his status for the start of the season.
  • Video - Favre trying to 'wow' in practice, not get Gruden fired 02:31

    Favre trying to 'wow' in practice, not get Gruden fired

    Jul 20
    Packers legend Brett Favre and Jon Gruden review practice tape from 1993 when Favre was trying to make a name for himself and Gruden was a receivers coach with Green Bay.