Helmet hits will lead to ejections under new NFL rule...
ATLANTA (AP) - The NFL has passed a new rule for this season that says any player who initiates contact with his helmets is subject to ejection after an in-game video review that will be decided in New York. Al Riveron, the league's head of officiatin
Sunday Night Football Ratings Decline Continues...
That’s a drop of 3 percent over last Sunday night’s match where the Seattle Seahawks beat the Indianapolis Colts 46-18. Those numbers make it the lowest rated game so far in a season, which has seen ratings drop as NFL players and coaches allow protests during the national anthem.
on 2017-10-09 17:24 UTC
Why didn't TV networks show angry, booing NFL fans Sunday or Monday?...
Fans across the league were not happy with players protesting on the field during the national anthem. Fans at home couldn't see that displeasure. The networks omission was glaring. For example, a segment of Patriots fans in Foxborough, Mass., nearly booed their own players off the field when some
on 2017-09-27 19:04 UTC
TV networks skipped one crucial part of NFL protests...
Television networks uncharacteristically showed the national anthem before NFL games this weekend, but at least one staffer says that coverage may have come with certain restrictions. A “behind-the-scenes staffer” told the Sporting News camera
on 2017-09-27 19:01 UTC
Trump blasts Cowboys for kneeling, says fans are angry ...
After the Dallas Cowboys -- including owner Jerry Jones -- kneeled before the national anthem ahead of their game against the Arizona Cardinals, President Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday blasting the demonstration and declaring there is great anger over
on 2017-09-26 14:03 UTC