Did Kaepernick Sell Out?

We will never know to what degree the NFL colluded against Colin Kaepernick. News of the settlement came Friday, and coupled with the non-disclosure agreement that both parties signed, we could only speculate on what may have transpired behind the scenes. And even though the settlement happened, we all know that the NFL did its…

Nike + Kaepernick: a Great Match

“If you don’t stand for something, you’ll fall for anything”. — Kenneth T. Burks My dad used to say that to my brother and me time and time again (sometimes followed by, “be a trendsetter, not a trend follower”). Even if people do not agree with a cause, they will eventually respect the leader of…

No Beef with Kaepernick

For those of you who often fall victim to click-bait without reading a single word of a column (I’ve fallen for it in the past), listen up. I did not agree with San Francisco QB Colin Kaepernick’s decision to not stand during the national anthem Friday.   As a dude who has relatives who have…

Whitley’s Column on Kaepernick Harsh, but Fair

There has been an uproar in the sports world over a column that Sporting News writer David Whitley penned on Colin Kaepernick’s tattoos two days ago.  Here it is for your viewing pleasure. While I will not regurgitate all what Whitley had to say, I will offer my opinion on his column. I did not…