He said his piece during a players-owners session during the meeting where both sides had an opportunity to engage about a divisive happening that's occurring during the beginning of games. Sources told ESPN'sAdam Schefter that Hopkins' absence from practice was directly related to McNair's comment.
Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner joined Richard Sherman in bashing McNair. Most of the players later returned to practice, while coaching staff talked remaining players out of protesting. Some reportedly wanted to walk out of practice and only a hastily arranged meeting by coach Bill O'Brien and general manager Rick Smith prevented everyone but DeAndre Hopkins and D'Onta Freeman from leaving.
"It sucks for them". Sucks that they have to deal with that. I think it angered a lot of players, including myself.
ESPN's story, which included McNair's quote, was published this morning.
Offensive tackle Duane Brown told reporters McNair's comments at the meeting "were disrespectful and ignorant" and made Brown "very upset". But our owner is awesome. "That's how I feel about it". We can't let you have your own beliefs. Anybody that feels like we're given this and we're just privileged to have this money; yes we're grateful for it. It's not a surprise. "They are just finally starting to say it".
"I am truly sorry to the players for how this has impacted them and the perception that it has created of me which could not be further from the truth". And Hopkins, who hadn't been listed with an injury this week, didn't show up. But eventually you have take people for their word and for who they are.
The Texans held a players meeting Saturday in Seattle to decide how to handle Sunday after McNair's comments surfaced, the source said.
"No, because that's a generalization", he said.
McNair's remark about "inmates" offended at least one person in the room - NFL executive Troy Vincent, who is black and a former football player. But do I think there are some conservative owners who have Confederate flags at their homes and things like that? He returned last week and played two snaps early before again injuring the ankle and has not practiced all week. According to ESPN, the team will meet Saturday night to consider some form of a demonstration before the game Sunday.
"He's picked stuff up immediately", Carroll said. "I know some inmates".
In a career spanning close to four decades in which he also helmed some Tamil and Hindi projects, Sasi directed almost 150 films. Sasi had been honoured with the Nargis Dutt Award for the best feature film on national integration in 1982 for Aarodaam.
Meanwhile, a GoFundMe page set up to raise money for White's family to help with burial has already raised more than $15,000. It happened around 8:30 Wednesday night on I-75 south at Dodge Road in Vienna Township .
According to the suit, Chyna was said to suffer "pain and difficulty of walking" for some days after the physical abuse. E! is rumored to also have cited bad ratings as another reason to not go ahead with a second season.
We always encourage our students to be safe, be aware, watch who they hang out with, and watch who is around at all times. The campus was not placed on lockdown, and classes continued as normal for Grambling's roughly 5,000 students.
She tweeted that Rahul Gandhi is planning to sweep the elections in Kazakhstan, Indonesia and Russian Federation . After the Rahul Gandhi controversy erupted this morning, Union Minister Smriti Irani also tweeted the ANI story.
He said that Rahul will attend his rally on 23 October when he along with his supporters will join the Congress party. I can not contest elections myself because of constitutional provisions, nor do I want.
To make her research stronger, she had also got in touch with Fauzia Ansari , the mother of Hamid Ansari , through social media. He added that tribals from Balochistan and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa provinces played an important role in Shahzadi's rescue.
Joel Martin, who spoke on behalf of the publishers, said the rapper was not asked for permission to use the song. National Party President Peter Goodfellow said in a statement he was disappointed with the ruling.
The People report emerged after photos of McGregor and Winstead kissing at a London cafe were published over the weekend. The 46-year-old actor and 32-year-old Winstead played on-screen lovers in the third season of the FX crime drama Fargo .
Clooney is one of many actors who have denounced Harvey Weinstein . "I talked with my wife [Amal] about this". But this level of criminal sexual predation is not something that I ever thought was going on.
Bombs kill at least 7 in Mogadishu
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Sony Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Plus launched in India
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ZOTAC leads with GeForce GTX 1070 Ti AMP! Extreme
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