Kaepernick files collusion grievance against NFL owners

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick will file a grievance with the NFL players union alleging collusion among owners to keep him out of the league. The Hill: Kaepernick and his attorneys accuse NFL teams of displaying "unusual and bizarre behavior" during the 2017 offseason, according to the court documents originally obtained by ABC News. "Multiple NFL head coaches and general managers stated that they wanted to sign Mr. Kaepernick, only to mysteriously go silent with no explanation and no contract offer made to Mr. Kaepernick," the complaint reads. "Other NFL teams stated they had no interest in Mr. Kaepernick and refused to explain why." The court filings also mention President Trump's comments at a rally in Alabama last month, in which he referred to NFL players who kneel during the anthem as "sons of bitches." Kaepernick's complaint says Trump and Vice President Mike Pence have "engaged...(Read Full Post)