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  1. Chris Kluwe criticizes Minnesota Vikings' response to Mike Priefe...

    Ben Goessling

    Chris Kluwe criticized the Vikings' response to an independent investigation into allegations of homophobic behavior in the organization, saying a 29-page summary of the investigation contained an inaccurate representation of Mike Priefer's conduct.

    Story | Conversation | July 19, 2014
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  4. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid won't attend Washington Redskin...

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says he won't attend a Washington Redskins home game until the football team changes its name.

    Story | Conversation | June 16, 2014
  5. NFL official says Washington Redskins name is 'not a slur'

    An NFL official said Friday that the Washington Redskins' name is not a slur, a day after the head of the NFL Players Association said it was.

    Story | Conversation | May 30, 2014
  6. NFL players talk about race with Harvard students

    Richard Sherman was called all kinds of names after his raging rant at the end of the NFC championship game. It was worth it, the Seattle cornerback said, because it gave him a chance to talk about the perception of black athletes to a wider audience.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2014
  7. NFL -- Slur penalties covered by current rules

    Jeff Legwold

    The NFL's competition committee will present a long list of potential rules changes at the league meetings but said that the power to penalize players for use of slurs, including the N-word, is already in the hands of the officials.

    Story | Conversation | March 19, 2014
  8. Rashard Mendenhall explains decision to retire from NFL

    Josh Weinfuss

    Rashard Mendenhall was tired of living a "private life in the public eye" as an NFL player, which included being called racial slurs online, he wrote in his most recent blog for Huffington Post in which he explained why he retired at 26 years old.

    Story | Conversation | March 09, 2014
  9. Richard Sherman of Seattle Seahawks thinks NFL-proposed N-word ba...

    Richard Sherman does not agree with the NFL's proposed ban of using the N-word on the playing field, calling it an "atrocious idea" that is "almost racist."

    Story | Conversation | March 03, 2014
  10. Riley Cooper of Philadelphia Eagles in favor of N-word rule

    Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper told CSNPhilly.com that he is in favor of the NFL banning the use of the N-word.

    Story | Conversation | February 27, 2014
  11. Paula Deen said she identifies with Michael Sam

    Paula Deen says she relates to football player Michael Sam and his desire to avoid being labeled.

    Story | Conversation | February 27, 2014
  12. Chris Bosh of Miami Heat says NBA, NFL should ban use of 'all slu...

    Michael Wallace

    Miami Heat center Chris Bosh would support the NBA following the NFL's lead in efforts to consider penalizing players for using the N-word and other racial slurs during games.

    Story | Conversation | February 26, 2014
  13. War of Word?

    • Steelers S Ryan Clark weighs in on Jadeveon Clowney's production, Dan Rooney's explanation of the N-word to Pittsburgh players, implementing the NFL's proposed racial slur rule and more. Clark • ESPN NFL draft Insider Todd McShay tal...

    Blog | Conversation | February 26, 2014
  14. Herd on ESPN Radio: Show in Review

    Packers LB Clay Matthews dishes on the importance of the scouting combine, the NFL's proposed anti-slur penalty, the atmosphere in the locker room and more. Matthews ESPN NBA analyst Antonio Davis talks about the perception of the Knicks, the batt...

    Blog | Conversation | February 25, 2014
  15. Fish Out of Water

    • Dolphins LS John Denney comments on the fallout from Ted Wells' report, Jonathan Martin's future, whether Miami would welcome Martin back to the team, legislating racial slurs in the NFL and more. Denney • Fritz Pollard Alliance chai...

    Blog | Conversation | February 25, 2014
  16. Slur has no place in NFL, society

    Dan Graziano

    Anything that inhibits the use of an unacceptable racial slur, including the proposed yardage penalty, is a good thing, writes Dan Graziano.

    Story | Conversation | February 24, 2014
  17. Ryan Clark of Pittsburgh Steelers says it'll be tough to police u...

    As the NFL's competition committee soon considers a rule that would penalize players for using the N-word on the field, one veteran believes it will be difficult for the league to police the use of the racial slur.

    Story | Conversation | February 23, 2014
  18. NFL expected to penalize players for using racial slurs in games

    The head of the Fritz Pollard Alliance, which monitors diversity in the NFL, expects the league to institute a rule where players would be penalized 15 yards for using the N-word on the field.

    Story | Conversation | February 22, 2014