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USWNT kneels along with other teams to protest racism on first day of Olympics

The USWNT was one of several soccer teams to take the knee on the field ahead of their matches on the opening day of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Just before their 90-minute contest on Wednesday morning, the British women’s soccer team knelt in protest alongside their Chilean opponents. The decision was followed by the other teams that played later that day, including the United States, Sweden, and Australia.

“Taking the knee was something we spoke about as a group. We feel so strongly, and we want to show we’re united,” said Great British team captain Steph Houghton, after her team bested Chile 2-0.

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“As a squad, it’s been a subject that we’ve spoken about for a few weeks now,” Houghton continued. “We want to fight all forms of discrimination, and as a group of women, we wanted to

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3 Teams Named Favorites For Aaron Rodgers Trade

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers on Sunday against Tampa Bay.

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers on Sunday against Tampa Bay.

The Green Bay Packers remain adamant that they won’t trade Aaron Rodgers this offseason, despite the quarterback’s wish for a way out of his longtime organization. The two parties have reached a standstill in contract negotiations, leaving the future murky and the next step unclear.

While the situation continues in Green Bay, other teams around the league are biding their time to see what becomes of the partnership between the 2020 MVP and the Packers. No matter what happens, only a few franchises will have a realistic chance at making an offer for Rodgers.

ESPN’s Bill Barnwell said Sunday on SportsCenter that he sees seven teams as potential players in the bid for Rodgers this offseason. However, he named just three frontrunners: the Miami Dolphins, the Washington Football Team and the Denver Broncos.

Each of the aforementioned

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What NFL Teams Think Will Happen With Deshaun Watson

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson warms up.

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson warms up.

Because of all the recent chatter surrounding Aaron Rodgers, it’s easy to forget that there were rampant Deshaun Watson trade rumors earlier this offseason.

At the time, we kept hearing that Watson wanted out of Houston, but the Texans had no desire to trade the young quarterback. Now, they might be changing their tune.

On SportsCenter earlier today, ESPN insider Jeremy Fowler asserted that the feeling on Watson has shifted in league circles. Teams now figure Houston will eventually deal their 25-year-old signal caller.

“Teams I’ve talked to around the league are taking notice that the Houston Texans seem to be slowly moving on from Deshaun Watson, because they have their bridge quarterback in Tyrod Taylor and they have their developmental draft pick in Davis Mills — a quarterback I’m told that they’re very high on with his instincts, his smarts and his

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Soccer Teams, Scores, Stats, Information, Fixtures, Results, Tables

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