Houston Texans owner Bob McNair apologized Friday for a remark he made last week at the Fall League Meeting regarding players not standing during the national anthem before games.
Hopkins, a fifth-year receiver who is tied for the league lead in touchdown receptions, was one of 10 Texans players to leave practice, according to an ESPN report.
McNair issued an apology on Friday, after the "inmates" comment went public. I wouldn't be shocked if more people end up talking about McNair's quote and the reaction to it rather than the game itself in the next 48 hours. "I would never characterise our players or our league that way and I apologise to anyone who was offended by it".
"This is bigger than just the protests. So thank God we don't have to worry about our owner being involved in some of that". This is how you view us. "We can't let you speak for yourself'". "Just because you have a political position doesn't mean you also have to have a racist position".
"Some of these owners are showing their true colors", Sherman said.
- Richard Sherman (@RSherman_25) October 27, 2017I wish more ppl would do that. While the National Football League rulebook focuses on items added to uniforms (sponsor logos, personal messages) rather than items removed from them, the rules are in place: for violations of uniform codes found prior to kickoff, "player will be advised to make appropriate correction; if the violation is not corrected, player will not be permitted to enter the game".
"I don't think he could have picked a poorer choice of words, referring to us as prisoners", San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid said. The more you sit with players and hear what they're fighting for, it's hard to disagree with them.
Said Brown, when asked if he believes progress is being made, "It's frustrating, but I don't think it should discourage anybody". You don't understand the expression. "Hopefully at some point, we'll meet at some kind of middle ground, but it's frustrating, for sure".
Rock, in terms so vulgar as to be absurd, added he might run in the future "if the left wing keeps f-ing with me". Kid Rock later said he was putting off a decision whether he would run and would focus on voter registration.
Polestar will also embrace Volvo's new subscription service for its vehicles rather than traditional auto ownership. Volvo has said that, beginning in 2019, all of its own new and redesigned models will be electric or hybrid.
An Air Force reconnaissance aircraft measured maximum sustained winds at 35 miles per hour with gusts up to 50 miles per hour . It is expected to move over Cuba and graze the southern tip of Florida before moving into the western Atlantic.
In this photo, Crime scene tape is stretched around the front of a home where a man was shot in Chicago, Illinois, May 28, 2017. The sheriff's also said, "Investigators are in the process of gathering evidence, interviewing persons and securing warrants".
French President Emmanuel Macron has expressed concern about Iran's ballistic missiles and the "sunset" provisions as well. The agency quotes Zarif as saying that if the United States acts against the deal, Iran will offer a "tougher response".
People are taking to Twitter to let Amazon know how they feel about Key , expressing a mix of disbelief, anger, and worry. The locks - provided by Yale - are available in a variety of finishes to compliment most doors.
Starting early next year, IBM said it plans to invite numerous banks worldwide to join the network and help it expand. IBM's VP of Blockchain, Jesse Lund said that this is the next big step in the development of blockchain technology.
The line-up isn't one of the most immediately exciting, but both Xbox One games are very good and deserve the additional exposure. It will be replaced by Deadfall Adventures , worth $39.99, November 16, and will remain available until November 30.
The previous few SMT games have been handheld-only, so it'll be cool to see what Atlus can pull off on the Nintendo Switch. We also get another look at the game's possibly post-apocalyptic setting via a brand-new teaser trailer.
He added that tribals from Balochistan and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa provinces played an important role in Shahzadi's rescue. Shahzadi's disappearance once again came to the fore in 2016 when news broke that her brother had committed suicide.
At least 14 dead in Mogadishu attack
Two vehicle bombs exploded Saturday in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, killing unknown numbers of people. The attack comes two weeks after a truck bomb left 358 people dead in the city.
News On Roman Reigns and Bray Wyatt Being Pulled From WWE TLC
The former Olympic gold medalist has been serving as the show's general manager after making his return to WWE earlier this year. The WWE had to try to make up for the lack of a true Shield reunion at the pay per view, and it looks like Angle achieves this.
Man arrested after four hurt in Munich stabbing attack
He said police have "no serious doubts" that the suspect was the assailant, and that there was no longer any danger to the public. A spokesman for the local police Gloria Martins said, according to witnesses, the arrested man is very similar to the attacker.
New service lets you order food on Facebook
If you don't have an account with that service, you can quickly and easily sign up, without leaving the Facebook app. On this page, you can browse food options and select Start Order when you've found what you're looking for.
Why Has Google Ditched The Headphone Jack For The Pixel 2?
However, after gauging the Indian market and the public mood, it has chose to open its new Mi stores , which are offline channels. The Pixel 2 is created to showcase the best of Google's Android Oreo software and offers a major upgrade from its first model.
Not valid for Pixel 2 though
It's not quite as seamless as Now Playing, but it should do the trick if you're jealous of the future Pixel 2 owners. To download the new Pixel 2 launcher, head over to Android File Host for the launcher APK right this minute.
Amazon's new plan aims to get teens hooked
The parent will need to setup the shipping address and payment method, after which point an invitation is sent back to the teen. Also, they can choose to skip the approval step all together and set pre-approved spending limits, offering teens full freedom.