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Beaumont Enterprise
Texas has 34 billionaires on Forbes wealthiest 400 list as Trump drops in rankingsJames Leininger, founder of Kinetic Concepts Inc. that is now owner by Apax Par
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
James Leininger, founder of Kinetic Concepts Inc. that is now owner by Apax Partners, had a fortune of $1.3 million. Tom Benson of New Orleans is ranked at No. 228 on Forbes’ 2017 list of 400 wealthiest Americans with a net worth of $2.8... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas has 34 billionaires on Forbes wealthiest 400 listJames Leininger, founder of Kinetic Concepts Inc. that is now owner by Apax Par
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
James Leininger, founder of Kinetic Concepts Inc. that is now owner by Apax Partners, had a fortune of $1.3 million. Tom Benson of New Orleans is ranked at No. 228 on Forbes’ 2017 list of 400 wealthiest Americans with a net worth of $2.8... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas has 34 billionaires on Forbes wealthiest 400 list as Trump drops in rankingsJames Leininger, founder of Kinetic Concepts Inc. that is now owner by Apax Par
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
James Leininger, founder of Kinetic Concepts Inc. that is now owner by Apax Partners, had a fortune of $1.3 million. Tom Benson of New Orleans is ranked at No. 228 on Forbes’ 2017 list of 400 wealthiest Americans with a net worth of $2.8... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas has 34 billionaires on Forbes wealthiest 400 list as Trump drops in rankingsJames Leininger, founder of Kinetic Concepts Inc. that is now owner by Apax Par
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
James Leininger, founder of Kinetic Concepts Inc. that is now owner by Apax Partners, had a fortune of $1.3 million. Tom Benson of New Orleans is ranked at No. 228 on Forbes’ 2017 list of 400 wealthiest Americans with a net worth of $2.8... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Trump has one thing right about the NFL: It gets too much taxpayer fundingupgrades that half of other NFL teams have, up to and including a holographic r
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
upgrades that half of other NFL teams have, up to and including a holographic replay system. — New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson not only got Louisiana taxpayers to spend $376 million to renovate the Superdome, he arranged to be paid an... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
NEIL deMAUSE: The NFL gets too much taxpayer fundingany upgrades that half of other NFL teams have, up to and including a holograph
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
any upgrades that half of other NFL teams have, up to and including a holographic replay system. New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson not only got Louisiana taxpayers to spend $376 million to renovate the Superdome, he arranged to be paid an... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Bart Starr Chalk Talk” event to be emceed by Starr’s son, feature Brett Favre, Steve YoungL), Ronnie Lott (3rd L), Jerry Rice (2nd R) and Joe Montana (R) during the NFL
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 9 days ago
L), Ronnie Lott (3rd L), Jerry Rice (2nd R) and Joe Montana (R) during the NFL Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on August 6, 2016 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) GREEN BAY, WI -... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Brett Favre: From young gunslinger to grizzled 'Iron Man' — in photosBay Packers' Ty Montgomery (88) and former Packer Hall of Fame quarterback Bret
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Bay Packers' Ty Montgomery (88) and former Packer Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre, right, get together on the field at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium after the preseason NFL football game was cancelled due to unsafe playing conditions, Sunday,... Read more
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Reuters
NFLPA's Smith: 'No player is disrespecting our country or our flag'owner Jerry Jones delivers his acceptance speech during the Professional Footba
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
owner Jerry Jones delivers his acceptance speech during the Professional Football HOF enshrinement ceremonies at the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Pence, a former governor of Indiana,... Read more
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SportingNews
Pro Football Hall of Fame eyeing NFL regular-season game in 2020about his idea. “There’s no guarantee (of it happening), but I think it will b
SportingNews / Posted 12 days ago
about his idea. “There’s no guarantee (of it happening), but I think it will be a legitimate consideration," Baker said. Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium already hosts the NFL preseason opener each year, the Hall of Fame Game. The league is... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
NFLPA's Smith: 'No player is disrespecting our country or our flag'owner Jerry Jones delivers his acceptance speech during the Professional Footba
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
owner Jerry Jones delivers his acceptance speech during the Professional Football HOF enshrinement ceremonies at the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Pence, a former governor of Indiana,... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Seahawks star Kenny Easley gets real about long, painful road to forgiving teamOH - AUGUST 05: Kenny Easley poses with his bust during the Pro Football Hall o
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 14 days ago
OH - AUGUST 05: Kenny Easley poses with his bust during the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on August 5, 2017 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) His son, Kendrick... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Number of NFL players kneeling for American national anthem reducesthe anthem, which 10 of their players did not do in the previous round of fixtu
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 20 days ago
the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do in the previous round of fixtures. In explaining their decision, owner Tom Benson had said: "One of the things I am most proud of is my military service. "And there are few things that are more... Read more
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The News and Star
Number of NFL players kneeling for American national anthem reducesthe anthem, which 10 of their players did not do in the previous round of fixtu
The News and Star / Posted 20 days ago
the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do in the previous round of fixtures. In explaining their decision, owner Tom Benson had said: "One of the things I am most proud of is my military service. "And there are few things that are more... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Number of NFL players kneeling for American national anthem reducesthe anthem, which 10 of their players did not do in the previous round of fixtu
Whitehaven News / Posted 20 days ago
the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do in the previous round of fixtures. In explaining their decision, owner Tom Benson had said: "One of the things I am most proud of is my military service. "And there are few things that are more... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Miami Dolphins trio defy Trump order to stand for US anthem at Wembleybut standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous
Oxford Mail / Posted 21 days ago
but standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous week. In explaining their decision, owner Tom Benson had said: “One of the things I am most proud of is my military service. New Orleans Saints head coach Sean... Read more
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Gazette
Miami Dolphins trio defy Trump order to stand for US anthem at Wembleybut standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous
Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
but standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous week. In explaining their decision, owner Tom Benson had said: “One of the things I am most proud of is my military service. New Orleans Saints head coach Sean... Read more
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guardian-series
Miami Dolphins trio defy Trump order to stand for US anthem at Wembleybut standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous
guardian-series / Posted 21 days ago
but standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous week. In explaining their decision, owner Tom Benson had said: “One of the things I am most proud of is my military service. New Orleans Saints head coach Sean... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Miami Dolphins trio defy Trump order to stand for US anthem at Wembleybut standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
but standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous week. In explaining their decision, owner Tom Benson had said: “One of the things I am most proud of is my military service. New Orleans Saints head coach Sean... Read more
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Harrow Times
Miami Dolphins trio defy Trump order to stand for US anthem at Wembleybut standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous
Harrow Times / Posted 21 days ago
but standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous week. In explaining their decision, owner Tom Benson had said: “One of the things I am most proud of is my military service. New Orleans Saints head coach Sean... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Miami Dolphins trio defy Trump order to stand for US anthem at Wembleybut standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 21 days ago
but standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous week. In explaining their decision, owner Tom Benson had said: “One of the things I am most proud of is my military service. New Orleans Saints head coach Sean... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Miami Dolphins trio defy Trump order to stand for US anthem at Wembleybut standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
but standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous week. In explaining their decision, owner Tom Benson had said: “One of the things I am most proud of is my military service. New Orleans Saints head coach Sean... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Miami Dolphins trio defy Trump order to stand for US anthem at Wembleybut standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous
EveningTimes Online / Posted 21 days ago
but standing for the anthem, which 10 of their players did not do the previous week. In explaining their decision, owner Tom Benson had said: “One of the things I am most proud of is my military service. New Orleans Saints head coach Sean... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
NFL teams reveal anthem plans for Sundayour #Saints team will kneel in solidarity prior to the national anthem & stand
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 21 days ago
our #Saints team will kneel in solidarity prior to the national anthem & stand together during the anthem." Saints owner Tom Benson chimed in later Friday, issuing a statement saying, "standing at attention for our flag and our national anthem is... Read more
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Philly.com
Sports and our rights, making America greatand inclusion and find the comments by the president disappointing and inapprop
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
and inclusion and find the comments by the president disappointing and inappropriate relative to our players on this issue. Tom Benson served in the military and continues to this day to support all military branches and feels strongly that we honor... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New Orleans Saints will kneel before, then stand during the national anthemin the same manner on Monday night before their game against the New York Giant
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
in the same manner on Monday night before their game against the New York Giants. New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson said in a statement later in the morning that standing for the national anthem and the flag is an honor "we must... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
New Orleans Saints will kneel before, then stand during the national anthemin the same manner on Monday night before their game against the New York Giant
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 22 days ago
in the same manner on Monday night before their game against the New York Giants. New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson said in a statement later in the morning that standing for the national anthem and the flag is an honor "we must... Read more
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SportingNews
Many NFL teams reportedly tell players protests during anthem 'will hurt business'Brees and the Saints announced the team would follow a similar course before th
SportingNews / Posted 22 days ago
Brees and the Saints announced the team would follow a similar course before their game Sunday. In a statement, team owner Tom Benson said the team would stand for the anthem. "As an owner in the NFL and NBA for years, I have met many players,... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Benson: 'we must find solutions that unite and don't divide us'after Quarterback Drew Brees announced that the team will kneel before the nati
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
after Quarterback Drew Brees announced that the team will kneel before the national anthem Sunday, New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson issued a statement. Benson said that honoring the men and women in the military is important, but he is ready to... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Tom Benson issues statement which says he values everythingSaints players announced they were going to kneel before them anthem and stand
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 22 days ago
Saints players announced they were going to kneel before them anthem and stand for the song to show #unity, Saints owner Tom Benson put out another statement today to try to cover all his bases. The statement began with the usual decree that he... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Saints' Mark Ingram wants show of unity for anthem in LondonNFL should require players to stand. The Saints are under pressure after the l
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 23 days ago
NFL should require players to stand. The Saints are under pressure after the local arm of the Republican Party urged owner Tom Benson to require all players to stand during the anthem this weekend. Saints coach Sean Payton said he wasn't aware of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Saints' Mark Ingram wants show of unity for anthem in LondonNFL should require players to stand. The Saints are under pressure after the l
KTVN Reno / Posted 23 days ago
NFL should require players to stand. The Saints are under pressure after the local arm of the Republican Party urged owner Tom Benson to require all players to stand during the anthem this weekend. Saints coach Sean Payton said he wasn't aware of... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Saints' Mark Ingram wants show of unity for anthem in LondonNFL should require players to stand. The Saints are under pressure after the l
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 23 days ago
NFL should require players to stand. The Saints are under pressure after the local arm of the Republican Party urged owner Tom Benson to require all players to stand during the anthem this weekend. Saints coach Sean Payton said he wasn't aware of... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Saints' Mark Ingram wants show of unity for anthem in LondonNFL should require players to stand. The Saints are under pressure after the l
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 days ago
NFL should require players to stand. The Saints are under pressure after the local arm of the Republican Party urged owner Tom Benson to require all players to stand during the anthem this weekend. Saints coach Sean Payton said he wasn't aware of... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Tippett, Hall of Fame group invite Bridgewater Badgers to national youth tournamentNovember and December with all eyes on reaching Canton for the national champio
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 24 days ago
November and December with all eyes on reaching Canton for the national championship games that will be played at the new Tom Benson Fall of Fame Stadium,” the statement said. “All games will be streamed and televised.” The official list of teams... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Tippett, Hall of Fame group invite Bridgewater Badgers to national tournamentNovember and December with all eyes on reaching Canton for the national champio
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 24 days ago
November and December with all eyes on reaching Canton for the national championship games that will be played at the new Tom Benson Fall of Fame Stadium,” the statement said. “All games will be streamed and televised.” The official list of teams... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Gov. Edwards believes Saints should follow Cowboys’ example in protests during national anthembe violating the players first amendment right to free speech. Edwards told re
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 24 days ago
be violating the players first amendment right to free speech. Edwards told reporters he has not spoken to Saints owner Tom Benson about the matter has spoken to members of the organization but declined to divulge further information on the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Gov. Edwards believes Saints should follow Cowboys’ example in protests during national anthembe violating the players first amendment right to free speech. Edwards told re
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 24 days ago
be violating the players first amendment right to free speech. Edwards told reporters he has not spoken to Saints owner Tom Benson about the matter has spoken to members of the organization but declined to divulge further information on the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Gov. Edwards has talked to Saints about protestrefusal to stand during the national anthem. Louisiana's governor said Wednesd
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 24 days ago
refusal to stand during the national anthem. Louisiana's governor said Wednesday that he hasn't talked to team owner Tom Benson, but that he's had conversations with "individuals in the Saints organization" about the protest in Sunday's game... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gov. Edwards has talked to Saints about protestrefusal to stand during the national anthem. Louisiana's governor said Wednesd
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
refusal to stand during the national anthem. Louisiana's governor said Wednesday that he hasn't talked to team owner Tom Benson, but that he's had conversations with "individuals in the Saints organization" about the protest in Sunday's game... Read more
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Fortune
How Does Every NFL Owner Rank as a Businessperson?of its new home, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, where the Blank-owned professional socc
Fortune / Posted 24 days ago
of its new home, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, where the Blank-owned professional soccer team, the Atlanta United, also play.11) Tom Benson, New Orleans Saints A former car salesman in New Orleans, Benson started building his empire by opening several... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Some La. lawmakers want to cut Saints funding following protestsmillions of dollars in state tax dollars, tax exemptions and tax credits now go
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 25 days ago
millions of dollars in state tax dollars, tax exemptions and tax credits now going to the New Orleans Saints and team owner Tom Benson due to a group of players sitting during the national anthem to protest racial injustice and President Donald... Read more
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Breitbart
Take a Knee, Pay Your Own Fee: Louisiana Politician Wants to Take State Money Away from Saints After Protestsat $165 million. While that represents only a small portion of the Saints’ $1.5
Breitbart / Posted 26 days ago
at $165 million. While that represents only a small portion of the Saints’ $1.5 billion total value. Depriving Saints Owner Tom Benson of public money, isn’t the only way the state could hurt the Saints. According to Pro Football Talk, “Neither the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Steelers fan burns $1000 of merchandise over NFL proteststhe jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropping a struck
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
the jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropping a struck match on it all. 'To the NFL and to you, Tom Benson!' She wrote in a Facebook post. 'Together you have ruined and taken the fun out of sports! I'm calling for a burn... Read more
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Salon.com
Here’s who's speaking out against Donald Trump — and who's notand inclusion and find the comments by the President disappointing and inapprop
Salon.com / Posted 27 days ago
and inclusion and find the comments by the President disappointing and inappropriate relative to our players on this issue. Tom Benson served in the military and continues to this day to support all military branches and feels strongly that we honor... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Saints fans burn memorabilia, boycott team after 10 players protest during national anthemthe jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropped a struck
KXXV Waco / Posted 27 days ago
the jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropped a struck match on it all. “To the NFL and to you, Tom Benson!” She wrote in a Facebook post. “Together you have ruined and taken the fun out of sports! I’m calling for a burn... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Saints fans burn memorabilia, boycott team after 10 players protest during national anthemthe jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropped a struck
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 27 days ago
the jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropped a struck match on it all. “To the NFL and to you, Tom Benson!” She wrote in a Facebook post. “Together you have ruined and taken the fun out of sports! I’m calling for a burn... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Saints fans burn memorabilia, boycott team after 10 players protest during national anthemthe jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropped a struck
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 27 days ago
the jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropped a struck match on it all. “To the NFL and to you, Tom Benson!” She wrote in a Facebook post. “Together you have ruined and taken the fun out of sports! I’m calling for a burn... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Saints fans burn memorabilia, boycott team after 10 players protest during national anthemthe jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropped a struck
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 27 days ago
the jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropped a struck match on it all. “To the NFL and to you, Tom Benson!” She wrote in a Facebook post. “Together you have ruined and taken the fun out of sports! I’m calling for a burn... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Saints fans burn memorabilia, boycott team after 10 players protest during national anthemthe jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropped a struck
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 27 days ago
the jerseys, flags, banners, and signs in lighter fluid, then dropped a struck match on it all. “To the NFL and to you, Tom Benson!” She wrote in a Facebook post. “Together you have ruined and taken the fun out of sports! I’m calling for a burn... Read more
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