Impact rookie: Kareem Hunt, RB, Chiefs — The Chiefs didn’t expect Hunt to be their starting running back this year, but that’s the role he now has after a season-ending injury to Spencer Ware. Hunt, a third-round pick from Toledo, will be the feature back in the offense, though he will be spelled by veterans Charcandrick West and C.J. Spiller.
Coach on the hot seat: None — The Broncos and Chargers have first-year coaches in Vance Joseph and Anthony Lynn, respectively. Andy Reid is coming off a division title for the Chiefs and Raiders coach Jack Del Rio was given a four-year contract extension earlier this year.
Ali’s collective in LA is one on a growing list of national organizations and organizers willing to boycott the NFL this season. Since August, groups blacking out the league have called for NFL policy reform to create a football environment in the NFL where players aren’t punished for protest.
An NFL spokesperson said last month that the league was looking to set Cheap Jerseys Basketball up meetings with activist groups that have organized protests, but there is no record yet of meetings taking place. While Kaepernick remains unsigned for reasons seemingly unrelated to football, activists and organizers have insisted for weeks that what’s happening is bigger than just one player.
“This is going to continue. We are in this for the long haul,” Ali said. “Even if that means getting arrested every week. We will do whatever is necessary until we get justice. Getting arrested Cheap High Quality Jerseys every Sunday is nothing compared to being murdered by rogue police officers.”