He's since apologized, saying he used a figure of speech that was never meant to be taken literally, and that he would never characterize the players or league that way. I used a figure of speech that was never meant to be taken literally.
"From a player's perspective, I think we've done a great job of trying to work in a collaborative manner with the league to really come up with solutions, to move forward and create some real change, and I don't see that changing", said Jenkins. Although Hopkins was the only player to miss practice, many considered following suit and staging a walkout. "It's frightful. It's frustrating". "I'm not surprised by it".
But his own team debated walking out in protest of its owner's comment. Sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter that Hopkins' absence from practice was directly related to McNair's comment. Jets linebacker Demario Davis said he hadn't heard about it until today and therefore didn't feel comfortable sharing any feelings.
The report said Goodell and NFL executives did not implement a league-wide mandate against protests during the meeting.
Washington owner Dan Snyder responded to Jones by saying he shared in his concerns, which is when McNair reportedly drew his "inmates" analogy.
Forty-niners owner Jed York and Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie spoke next; York emphasized that each market was different while Lurie supported his players' right to kneel. With McNair funneling millions of dollars to President Donald Trump's campaign, you have to wonder if his views align with the president's which are ones that cause rifts and splits rather than unification.
Rainfall of 3-5 inches (76-128 mm) with locally higher amounts can occur over South Florida and the northwestern Bahamas. This is a hotbed of tropical origins that we'll be watching through the end of October and into November.
Due to the shear amount of traffic hitting the Apple Store website, it can be hard to load in the minutes after a product launch. If you are a member of the iPhone Upgrade Program, you can always check the upgrade availability through the Apple Store app.
It looks as though the campsite is very customizable with furniture, decorations and larger amenities to fill the empty space. Anyone looking to pre-register and receive an alert as soon as the game is released can do so on Nintendo's website .
According to reports, Smith's mother passed away a few days after the video was taken and had battled liver cancer for a year. Her nurse, Olivia Neufelder stopped for a moment to sing Smith a song. "I'll bet it's so nice up in heaven since you arrived".
Microsoft ended the quarter with 28 million Office 365 consumer subscribers, up from 27 million from the previous quarter . Wall Street was expecting Microsoft to report first quarter earnings of 72 cents a share on revenue of $23.56 billion.
But imagine if a courier could temporarily be given access to your home, so they could drop off your package and leave. We do not recommend using in-home delivery if your pet can access the front door on delivery day.
Given that, Colman is indeed the apt choice for the portrayal of the role as this will mark her third portrayal of a royal role. He said: "The feelings we all have as 50-year-olds are different than the feelings we all have as 30-year-olds".
In fact, the United Kingdom passport is only joint-fourth - along with Denmark, Finland, Italy, France, Spain, Norway and Japan . This is the first time an Asian country has had the most powerful passport in the world, according to Arton Capital.
For the first time since that 1969 poll, a majority of Republican voters told Gallup they are in favor of legalizing marijuana. This is the highest level of public support Gallup has found for the proposal in almost a half-century of measurement.
Texas Permanent School Fund increased Spdr S&P Midcap 400 Etf Tr (MDY) stake by 1,600 shares to 3,600 valued at $1.14M in 2017Q2. AbbVie's acquisition of Stemcentrx previous year gave it access to Rova-T, an experimental treatment for small cell lung cancer.
Brent crude LCOZ7, -0.19% , the global benchmark, was down 0.2% at $58.35 a barrel on London's Intercontinental Exchange. American oil production continues to rise and last week saw an additional 1. 1 million barrels a day of production.
Predominantly Shi'ite Iran and its Sunni rival Saudi Arabia are locked in a proxy war for influence in the Middle East. The Kurds' referendum last month overwhelmingly backed independence from Baghdad.