Broncos name Trevor Siemian starting quarterback –

Trevor Siemian, a former seventh-round pick, will start at quarterback for the defending Super Bowl champions when the season opens. The Denver Broncos announced Monday that Siemian will be the starter in the Super Bowl rematch with the Carolina Panthers on Sept. 8. Siemian started the third preseason game, which intimated he was in line […]

NFL players: There are better ways for Kaepernick to affect change –

Two weeks ago, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers said speaking out on social issues starts with leadership, but added, “some guys in the NFL are probably worried about repercussions on speaking their mind from the league.” Kaepernick says he’s not backing down Schedules and game times for all 32 teams Fantasy football prep Rodgers continued: “Those […]

NFL preseason Week 3 winners, losers – ESPN (blog)

9:13 AM ET Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email print comment If there is an important week of the preseason, it’s the third one. I make that assertion with as little conviction as possible, of course, because in a few weeks not one of you will remember anything about it. (Except perhaps Dallas Cowboys fans.) What did […]

Colin Kaepernick: I’ll continue to sit during National Anthem –

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The word “cancer” was used by some 49ers players Sunday following the uproar over quarterback Colin Kaepernick‘s decision Friday to not stand for the National Anthem for a third time before a preseason game. Kaepernick’s reasoning: to protest what he feels is racial injustice in America. Linebacker NaVorro Bowman didn’t say […]