The NFL’s backtracking apology forgot Colin Kaepernick’s name. Again.

[ad_1] Say his name, Roger Goodell. The NFL would like to apologize for ignoring players who have protested police violence and racial inequality since 2016. There’s just one problem: Colin Kaepernick is still being erased. “We, the National Football League, condemn racism and the systematic oppression of black people,” NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said in…

With stadiums closed, TV networks turn to live esports broadcasts – TechCrunch

[ad_1] The COVID-19 pandemic has wiped out the spring seasons for professional sports and associated revenue for TV networks, but esports is filling part of that void. Gaming companies behind titles licensed by each major league are the winners in this unexpected shift; Electronic Arts (EA) is first among them with FIFA, Madden NFL, NBA…

Amazon to stream NFL’s Thursday Night Football through 2022, plus one exclusive game each season – TechCrunch

[ad_1] The NFL’s Thursday Night Football is returning to stream on Amazon. The companies announced today they’ve again renewed their agreement which will allow Amazon Prime Video to offer a live, digital stream of Thursday Night Football to a global audience through the 2022 season. This time around, the NFL and Amazon also announced a…