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Nfl

  1. sports
    Nike Debuts Colin Kaepernick Ad, Conservatives Protest by Burning Their Own GearNike’s move appears less risky when you consider that Kaep’s protests are most unpopular with older white Republicans – not their core demographic.
  2. equality
    The NFL Will Have Male Cheerleaders for the First Time EverThis season, three men are joining the squads of the Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints.
  3. nfl
    NFL Cheerleaders Say They Were Required to Pose Topless, Serve as EscortsFormer cheerleaders for the Washington Redskins said they felt the team was “pimping” them out during a trip to Costa Rica in 2013.
  4. booleading
    No Sweatpants in Public, and Other Harsh Rules for NFL CheerleadersA new report details what can get cheerleaders fired.
  5. drama
    Tom Brady’s Wellness Guru Is Causing NFL DramaAlex Guerrero has been stripped of his special team privileges.
  6. work
    Here’s the Worst Way to Ask About Maternity Leave in an InterviewLindsay McCormick says she was asked if she planned on “getting knocked up immediately like the rest of them.”
  7. nfl
    Jemele Hill Suspended by ESPN Over Jerry Jones TweetsHill had said on Twitter, “If you strongly reject what Jerry Jones said, the key is his advertisers.”
  8. the sports
    Quarterback Cam Newton Belittles Female Sports Reporter“It’s funny to hear a female talk about routes like — it’s funny.”
  9. celebrity poetry
    George Clooney Wrote a Poem About America for the Daily BeastIt’s a prayer about the NFL-kneeling protests.
  10. activism
    The Cheerleader Behind the Viral #TakeAKnee PhotoWhen Raianna Brown tweeted a photo of herself kneeling during a Georgia Tech football game, she never expected to get the reaction it did.
  11. protests
    NFL’s Marshawn Lynch Protests by Sitting During National AnthemThe Oakland Raiders running back sat quietly during a preseason game Saturday night.
  12. sports
    A Baby Showed Up to the NFL DraftHow sports!
  13. nah
    Jameis Winston Told a Group of Elementary Girls to Be Silent, Polite, and GentleNot your most obvious choice for a motivational speaker.
  14. Why Would a Woman Want to Play Football?After years of alienating women, the NFL is fighting to be more gender inclusive. But can it fix what’s broken?
  15. Kathryn Smith, the First Full-time Female NFL Coach, Has Been Let GoKathryn Smith is out at the Bills.
  16. Here’s a Man Yelling at the NFL’s First Female Coach to Bring Him a SodaThe NFL has a long way to go.
  17. domestic violence
    New York Giants Kicker Josh Brown Reportedly Admitted to Abusing His Wife“I viewed myself as a God basically and she was my slave.”
  18. the long game
    The NFL Is Taking Steps to Recruit More WomenIt’s part of a major push for gender equality.
  19. yeezy season never ends
    Sadly, Kanye’s Yeezy Cleats Are Too Cool for the NFLThe NFL has banned Kanye West’s Yeezy cleats.
  20. sexual assault
    Ex–Football Player Darren Sharper Sentenced to 18 Years for Serial RapeHe drugged and raped women in four states.
  21. domestic violence
    Ray Rice Says He Would Donate His NFL SalaryHe says he would donate his earnings to organizations focused on prevention and support for victims.
  22. look of the day
    Why This NFL Player Wore a Very Distracting Crop TopAn entire campus fought to see Ezekiel Elliott’s abs. 
  23. Abusive NFL Player Gets Redemption Tour, Abused Ex-Girlfriend Can’t Find a Job“I’ve never put my hand on ANY woman.”
  24. protests
    All Two of Beyoncé’s Haters Showed Up to the Anti-Beyoncé ProtestMostly it was just one white guy in a Giants jacket.
  25. hairy situations
    NFL Players Simultaneously Style Their Daughters’ Hair and Melt Your Icy HeartThat thud you just felt was your egg dropping.
  26. Do Not Try to Play With These Fashion FootballsOnly for looking. Not for touching.
  27. women in sports
    The NFL Just Got Its First Female CoachJen Welter will join the Arizona Cardinals preseason coaching roster.
  28. vows
    What Happens When You Choose Jesus Over Sex With Ciara They’re doing it “Jesus’ way” — which is to say, not doing it.
  29. three cheers for equality
    Lawmakers Trying to Get Cheerleaders Paid Minimum WageA California assemblywoman (and former cheerleader) introduced a bill for fair pay.
  30. leadership
    Roger Goodell Should Read This New Study on Leadership and EmpathyIf you can’t take others’ perspectives, your reign at the top may be a short one.
  31. Janay Rice Moves Women to Share Their Own Stories of AbuseUsing the Twitter hashtags #whyistayed and #whyileft. 
  32. football
    The NFL’s Disgusting Message to Abused WomenThe league is saying that their testimony isn’t enough.
  33. sports sports sports
    Do We Even Need NFL Cheerleaders?They say we need a revolution. But do we?
  34. pinktober
    NFL Ditches Pinktober Penalty FlagsTheir commitment to Breast Cancer Awareness Month remains steadfast.
  35. lady-friendly football
    Vera Wang Designs for the Philadelphia EaglesCheerleaders get a whole new look. That looks like the old look.
  36. insta-hotties
    73-Year-Old Perv Turns Random Hottie Into Helen of Troy of FootballUpdate: ESPN apologizes for taking lechery “too far.”
  37. unlikely spokeswomen
    Condoleezza Rice Models Cleveland Browns Jersey for NFLAs the only known Cleveland fan, she was pretty much obligated.
  38. wanna be on top
    ANTM Recap: André Leon Talley Wore a Rice Paddy HatMaybe he bought it at American Apparel?