Colin Hart column: Rocky Fielding deserves his shot at Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez – but Brit has got no chance

Every fighter dreams of one day headlining at New York’s Madison Square Garden, universally acknowledged as the Mecca of Boxing. Fielding has been given the dubious pleasure to shine there when he defends what they call the Regular WBA super-middleweight crown against Mexico’s menacing super-star Canelo Alvarez, on December 15. Rocky went to Germany and unexpectedly stopped Tyrone Zeuge, in […]

Read more

Colin Kaepernick receives prestigious honor for contributions to black history and culture

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick was among eight people saluted by Harvard University on Thursday for contributions to black history and culture. All eight recipients of the prestigious W.E.B. Du Bois Medal were honored in a ceremony held Thursday afternoon by the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard "in recognition of their contributions to African and African […]

Read more

Colin Kaepernick's pal Eric Reid revives NFL career with Carolina Panthers after being picked up as free agent

One of the first players to join then-teammate Colin Kaepernick in kneeling during the national anthem during the 2016 season, Reid filed a collusion grievance against the NFL in May as he remained unsigned in free agency. According to multiple reports, that grievance remains active despite Thursday's deal with the Panthers, which did not require Reid to dismiss or settle […]

Read more

Colin Kaepernick's pal Eric Reid revives NFL career with Carolina Panthers after being picked up as free agent

One of the first players to join then team-mate Colin Kaepernick in kneeling during the national anthem during the 2016 season, Reid filed a collusion grievance against the NFL in May as he remained unsigned in free agency. According to multiple reports, that grievance remains active despite Thursday's deal with the Panthers, which did not require Reid to dismiss or […]

Read more

Eric Reid, who supported Colin Kaepernick in protests during national anthem, signs with Panthers

New Gillette ad takes aim at Nike and Kaepernick Fox & Trends with Carley Shimkus. The Carolina Panthers on Thursday signed safety Eric Reid – who supported Colin Kaepernick’s protest against perceived racial injustice by kneeling during the national anthem. Reid, 26, spent five seasons with the San Francisco 49ers before signing with the Panthers. He was named to the […]

Read more