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Cowboys owner Jerry Jones trying to 'help' players despite anthem protest ban

Jones has told players they will be benched if they kneel during anthemCowboys head coach says owner has ‘love and respect’ for playersThe Dallas Cowboys owner, Jerry Jones, wants to “help” his players bring attention to racial injustice despite telling them they would be benched if they knelt during the national anthem. NFL players have been kneeling during the anthem this season to highlight racial injustice this season but Jones reiterated in a team meeting on Wednesday that he would no longer tolerate the practice. On Sunday he said that...

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Published By: theguardian.com - Thursday, 12 October