The NFL has gone out of their way to try and silence the Colin Kaepernick saga but it after the league’s official and exclusive apparel provider embraced the quarterback the NFL has shunned, the NFL decided finally decided to say something.
On Wednesday, a day after Nike released it’s new Kaepernick ad, the NFL released the following statement:
“The National Football League believes in dialogue, understanding and unity. We embrace the role and responsibility of everyone involved with this game to promote meaningful, positive change in our communities. The social justice issues that Colin [Kaepernick] and other professional athletes have raised deserve our attention and action.”
Meanwhile, a judge in the Colin Kaepernick collusion case dismissed the NFL’s attempt to end the case and it’ll proceed to trial.