Days after the NFL declined to change its rule on the national anthem, about two dozen players protested around the league Sunday.
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Masahiro Tanaka pitched seven innings of three-hit ball and the New York Yankees finally solved Houston Astros nemesis Dallas Keuchel, beating the ace lefty 5-0 on Wednesday for a 3-2 lead in the AL Championship Series.
In an unprecedented move, the league invited players and representatives from their union to the annual fall meeting, seeking a way of enhancing the players’ platforms for speaking out on social issues - mostly the National Anthem.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, owners of each team, representatives of the players’ union and players themselves will meet Tuesday to discuss ways to “move from protest to progress.”
Kaepernick filed a grievance against the NFL on Sunday, alleging that he remains unsigned as a result of collusion by owners following his protests during the national anthem.
An American has won the men’s Chicago Marathon for the first time since 2002.