So listen to what Kaepernick and the growing list of players are saying through their protests. Listen to Nate Boyer, a white man who once played for the Seahawks and fought in wars as a Green Beret and who has spoken about the courage it took for Kaepernick to start the protests. Boyer said he had an initial gut reaction of disappointment when Kaepernick didn stand for the anthem, but he took the time to talk to Kaepernick, to challenge his own assumptions, to truly empathize with somebody he thought he disagreed with before his initial opinion became a callus..
3. WR Jeremy Kerley. When the 49ers traded for Anquan Boldin in 2013, he dominated practices the moment he arrived on the team, sometimes making seven or eight catches in an afternoon. “I’ve got two uncles who preach and a couple of months ago I felt like I was being called to do it,” he said. “During one service I finally just said, ‘God, if you really want to use me, OK.’ Without me even saying anything to anybody else my preacher called me out a little later during that same service. He asked me to stand up and said he felt like God wanted to use me for His service.
The Titans finally scored some points with help of some Mariota magic. Mariota scrambled out of the pocket and took a few steps forward before flipping the ball to running back Derrick Henry, who gained 26 yards to the Bears 20. Mariota threw a three yard scoring pass to Henry as the Titans cut Bears lead to 12 7 to start the quarter.
One way to compel more homeowners to buy policies would be for banks to enforce the coverage requirement for homeowners with a federally insured mortgage if they live in a Special Flood Hazard Area. Experts said that not happening. Many homeowners let the policy lapse after a few years, correctly thinking the bank will not check.
Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri knows the feeling. At 41, he’s the NFL’s oldest current player and the only one in his 40s. He entered the league in 1996, when some of his teammates were toddlers. China development is based, above all, on its export sector, and so it needs to maintain low costs, and to guarantee an incoming flow of natural resources. China is trying to reach bilateral agreements with various Latin American countries and is making relatively significant progress with some of them. Latin America also depends to a growing extent on China; it is a situation of mutual dependence.
Houston maintained a lead of seven or eight points for the next few minutes before the late run by Los Angeles.Los Angeles led by four at halftime and scored the first seven points of the third quarter to make it 58 47. Houston scored five quick points after that, but the Clippers used an 8 2 run to extend the lead to 66 54 with seven minutes left in the period. Gordon also had a nice play near the end of the run when he grabbed a rebound and chucked a long pass down the court to Clint Capela, who finished with a basket in the lane.Rivers ended a more than three minute scoring drought by the Clippers not long after that to tie it back up.Clippers: It was the 30th time Harris has scored 20 or more points this season.