The magazine is honoring the man who started the "Take a Knee" movement for being a "powerful symbol of activism and resistance."
A sports journalist examines whether the president has actually influenced the popularity of American football.
We must focus the fight on visible and invisible forces. Until real change comes, no one gets to "just enjoy the game."
Principled positions taken at great risk, such as that of NFL player Colin Kaepernick in solidarity with people of color, are often how movements are born.
Marie Tillman says Pat Tillman gave his life for "the very action of self-expression and the freedom to speak from one's heart."
Pro football players didn't appear on the field for the national anthem until 2009, when the Defense Department's "paid patriotism" began.
The New England Patriots quarterback and many others associated with the NFL did not agree with Trump's comments about the "Take a Knee" protest.