While No. 5 overall pick Nick Chubb is already opening eyes in Denver, the team’s 2015 first-round choice has fallen on hard times.
I don’t feel like the work these guys are doing in the community can be hijacked, he said. You’ve got guys like Malcolm doing tremendous work in the community dealing with criminal justice reform, meeting with legislators. We’ve got a bunch of guys doing great work in their community, and really all across the league. Some of the best men I know are guys I’ve met that are pro football players and who really had the opportunity to not give a crap about people with less than them, but they do it anyway. They go in the community to help people who have less and use their platform well.
Ever since Kaepernick began taking a knee during the national anthem two years ago to raise awareness of the police violence against people of color, opponents of the protest have tried to tell players to stick to sports. But they’re ignoring the point.
According to Joe Daraskevich of the Florida Times-Union, the case has led to three arrests since early April, but doesn’t seem closer to resolution.
McCree also said he thinks her friends are buying phones and pretending to be him, then calling and texting her.
His ex-wife, via her lawyer, refused comment on the texts and phone calls. They were married in 2009 and divorced in 2015. The next court date in their case is set for June 11.
McCree was drafted by the Jaguars in 2001, and played for the Texans, Panthers, Chargers, and Broncos. He’s also had some coaching stints around the league.
I want to make one thing clear about yesterday’s news, Elway said. Joe Ellis is doing an incredible job and I have full confidence in him. He’s got all of our support. Pat put a lot of good people in place to follow his plan, and that’s what they’re doing.
The plan consists of the trustees deciding when and if one of Bowlen’s seven children will be ready to take over the team. In theory, the trustees could decide that it will never happen, which could (again, in theory) result in a sale of the franchise.