Nike’s stock is up a reported $6 billion since the controversial ad campaign featuring polarizing ex-NFLer Colin Kaepernick, but are people on both sides of the argument missing the point?
Should we fire the President – or the football players – for speaking their mind about the National Anthem? Maybe we just fire up a better conversation.
So football’s rampant drug use, physical and sexual violence, animal abuse, and widespread brain damage are fine, but free speech is not? Duly noted, guys.
What should we make of the culture war going on right now between Donald Trump and the NFL? Is patriotism at stake? Partisan politics? Something more?
Last year Pro Football Focus, a respected player rating service, was grading Kaepernick as the 30th best of 34 NFL quarterbacks it was assessing.