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Victor Cruz on Colin Kaepernick: 'You've got to respect the flag'

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick set off a firestorm of controversy by purposely sitting during the playing of the national anthem at Friday's 49ers-Packers preseason game as a protest against what he believes to be the oppression of African-Americans in the United States.

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Lions-Ravens Gameday: TV, radio, how to watch

Lions-Ravens Gameday: TV, radio, how to watch

It's the third preseason game for the Detroit Lions.
Lions open up competition for backup QB job heading into Ravens game

Lions open up competition for backup QB job heading into Ravens game

ALLEN PARK -- Dan Orlovsky opened Lions camp as the odds-on favorite to back up Matthew Stafford for a third straight season. But he has struggled through two preseason games, completing just 61.5percent of his passes and posting a team-worst...
Lions could finalize roster based on special teams

Lions could finalize roster based on special teams

ALLEN PARK --Matthew Stafford played one series in the Detroit Lions' preseason opener, and won't play much more than that next week in the finale, if he plays at all. He played three series in the second exhibition. That's why...
Northwest Herald Aug 27, 2016

Bellamy aims higher than just roster spot

LAKE FOREST – The Josh Bellamy the Kansas City Chiefs will face Saturday is a much different player than the one they had in training camp four summers ago.
CSN Chicago Aug 27, 2016

Highlights: Kaneland 48, Brooks 20

Check out highlights from Kanelands 48-20 win over Brooks on Friday night.
CSN Chicago Aug 27, 2016

Highlights: Prairie Ridge 26, Cary Grove 14

Highlights from Prairie Ridges 26-14 win over Cary Grove on Friday.

Brandon Fusco is in the right spot to prove himself with Vikings

The veteran is back at right guard and healthy.
CSN Chicago Aug 26, 2016

Watch: Wie holes out for cut-making eagle

When Michelle Wie came to the 17th hole at Priddis Greens Golf Country Club on Friday, she was 1 over par in the Canadian Pacific Womens Open and in danger of missing the cut. But then this happened:

T-Wolves, Lynx, Vikings show off new attractions at Target Center, U.S. Bank Stadium

The Timberwolves and Lynx activated the largest scoreboard in the Upper Midwest and the Vikings showed off their new state-of-the-art interactive experience.

U.S. Bank Stadium unveils Vikings Voyage interactive experience

The Vikings and U.S. Bank Stadium unveiled the new Vikings Voyage interactive fan experience Friday. The attraction provides fans a look into the history of the franchise and what it is like to be a professional athlete.

U.S. Bank Stadium doors and Vikings Voyage open as game day arrives

Fans, team check out the shiny new surroundings. The Vikings play their first game on the new field at noon Sunday.

Vikings hold first practice at new stadium

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said that practice went well and “it’s a great stadium” after a light workout that lasted about 90 minutes.

Zimmer impressed by 'great stadium' as Vikings finish first practice at U.S. Bank Stadium

Mike Zimmer has a hard time believing two years passed between the Metrodome being torn down before his debut season as Vikings head coach and this morning’s first practice at new U.S. Bank Stadium. “These last two years have gone quick,” Zimmer said after the Vikings went through a light workout that lasted about 90 minutes. “Everything has been a whirlwind. But they’ve done an unbelievable job getting this place ready. It’s a great stadium. Great atmosphere. Lot of purple. It’s good.” The real test will come at noon Sunday when the Vikings play the Chargers in the third...
CSN Chicago Aug 26, 2016

Advanced stats give Notre Dame around a 10 percent chance of playoff contention

A pair of advanced statistical projections give Notre Dame between a 9.5 and 12 percent chance of winning 11 or more games this upcoming fall,

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