Page 2 

LATEST

The Jeff Fisher NFL All-Stars represent a level of mediocrity we can all aspire to

NFL: Los Angeles Rams at New England Patriots

My first job out of college, before I became an international man of sports takes, was for a public relations firm. I instantly hated the industry, and because my heart was not in it, I was not all that good at the job. But I did the job. I showed up to work and for meetings on time. I didn’t leave early. I dressed professionally. I met deadlines and didn’t make egregious typos or mistakes. I didn’t cause conflicts with my coworkers or microwave leftover fish in the break room.

HOT LIST

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick throws a pass before the game against the San Diego Chargers

Colin Kaepernick to start for San Francisco 49ers against Bills on Sunday

Colin Kaepernick’s protests against police shootings and racial inequality have been minimized by many because he was the San Francisco 49ers’ backup quarterback, playing behind the lightly regarded Blaine Gabbert. Now he will have a more prominent role as the Niners have named him their starter for Sunday’s game at Buffalo.

FEATURED