CNA Week 9
Gyree Durante became the first college football player to kneel during the national anthem. Gyree was dismissed from his team. He was a QB at Albright university ( a DIII program). The player was offered reinstatement but he denied the offer.
The Washington Capitals, a professional sports franchise, from the National Hockey League will participate in awareness night for Breast Cancer. The article discusses how the starting goaltender, Brayden Holtby will where a custom mask displaying the pink colors. The event will be on November 2nd, 2017.
The Florida Gators head football coach, Jim McElwain stated in a press conference that he and several players have received “death threats” this season. When pressed further about the matter, Jim didn’t give any details. The University’s athletic association then intervened and try to get evidence about the issue and McElwain refused to provide any. It is a very bizarre situation and shows there is conflict between the two parties of the school.