49ers Suspend Radio Analyst For Comments On Ravens QB Jackson’s ‘Dark Skin Color’ — CBS San Francisco

The San Francisco 49ers have suspended a radio color analyst for remarks he made about Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson regarding the player’s “dark skin color,” the team confirmed Wednesday.49ers Suspend Radio Analyst For Comments On Ravens QB Jackson’s ‘Dark Skin Color’ — CBS San Francisco

Forced to allow whites to beat him, Joe Gans became first black world titleholder — Face2Face Africa

https://www.youtube.com/embed/8vX4RiVh-Y0 The ‘Old Master’ he was called. Joe Gans was the first African American to become a world boxing champion. Born on November 25, 1874, in Baltimore, Maryland, Gans by name Joseph Gaines became the greatest Lightweight boxer of all time in 1902 when he defeated the former… 476 more wordsForced to allow whites to beat … Continue reading Forced to allow whites to beat him, Joe Gans became first black world titleholder — Face2Face Africa

MLB Investigating Umpire Rob Drake’s Tweet Threatening Civil War If President Donald Trump Impeached — CBS Philly

HOUSTON (CBS/AP) — Commissioner Rob Manfred says Major League Baseball will look into a politicized tweet by umpire Rob Drake that referenced a rifle and critics of President Donald Trump. 181 more wordsMLB Investigating Umpire Rob Drake’s Tweet Threatening Civil War If President Donald Trump Impeached — CBS Philly

WATCH: Simone Biles Claims Fifth All-around World Title and 22nd Championship Medal at World Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart — BCNN1 WP

https://www.youtube.com/embed/AyZRVy5GgR8?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Decorated American gymnast Simone Biles captured her record fifth all-around world title in Stuttgart, Germany on Thursday, and marked the occasion by ending her floor routine with a mic-drop gesture – a nod to her social-media following.WATCH: Simone Biles Claims Fifth All-around World Title and 22nd Championship Medal at World Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart — … Continue reading WATCH: Simone Biles Claims Fifth All-around World Title and 22nd Championship Medal at World Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart — BCNN1 WP

This Is My Third Season Not Watching the NFL. Here’s How My Life Has Changed Since I Stopped — The Root

Back in 2017, I decided to give up watching NFL games for various reasons. Chief among them was that I didn’t like how the NFL was treating Colin Kaepernick in the wake of his nonviolent protests against police brutality and the (what appeared to me to be clear) collusion among league owners to keep him…This Is … Continue reading This Is My Third Season Not Watching the NFL. Here’s How My Life Has Changed Since I Stopped — The Root

Conservatives Freak Out Over Jemele Hill’s Column Advising Black Athlete’s to Go to Black Colleges — EURweb

In her piece, Hill argues that so-called “white universities” are exploiting top black college athletes for profit. Hill insists that by choosing en masse to only go to historically black colleges and universities, black athletes “could disrupt the reign of an ‘amateur’ sports system that uses the labor of black folks to make white folks … Continue reading Conservatives Freak Out Over Jemele Hill’s Column Advising Black Athlete’s to Go to Black Colleges — EURweb

WATCH: Naomi Osaka Shows Incredible Class by Consoling Tearful Coco Gauff After US Open Win, Inviting Her to Join in Post-match Interview — BCNN1 WP

Naomi Osaka beat Coco Gauff at the US Open then showed unbelievable maturity to console her teenage opponent. Naomi Osaka beat Coco Gauff in convincing fashion on Arthur Ashe Stadium but her actions straight after the match showed her great sportsmanship. https://bcnn1wp.wordpress.com/2019/08/31/watch-naomi-osaka-shows-incredible-class-by-consoling-tearful-coco-gauff-after-us-open-win-inviting-her-to-join-in-post-match-interview/