Tag: NFL football

Pence Walks Out Of NFL Game After Players Kneel During Anthem

Vice President Mike Pence flew from Las Vegas to Indianapolis for Sunday afternoon’s Colts game, but he and wife Karen Pence left after some visiting 49ers players kneeled during the national anthem. Most observers β€” reportedly including those inside the West Wing β€” viewed Pence’s walk-out as an effort to revitalize President Trump’s feud with…

Trump To NFL Protesters: ‘Get That Son Of A Bitch Off The Field’ [VIDEO]

President Trump says NFL players who engage in silent protests during the national anthem should be fired. Speaking at an Alabama rally for Republican Sen. Luther Strange late Friday, Trump said, β€œWouldn’t you love to see one of these NFL owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, β€˜get that son of a bitch off…

Judge Overturns Aaron Hernandez’s Murder Conviction

A judge in Massachusetts scrapped former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez’s murder conviction Tuesday, just weeks after he was found dead in his suburban Boston jail cell of an apparent suicide. Hernandez was found guilty in 2015 in the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd, a semi-pro football player. According to WBZ, Judge Susan Garsh…

Ex-NFL Star Aaron Hernandez Found Dead In His Prison Cell

Former New England Patriots star tight end Aaron Hernandez killed himself overnight in his prison cell, the Massachusetts Department of Corrections said Wednesday morning. Hernandez hanged himself with a bedsheet and tried to block his single-occupancy cell’s door, officials said; he was found at about 3 a.m. and pronounced dead at the hospital. The former…