Mike Vick suggests Colin Kaepernick should cut his hair

Mike Vick suggests Colin Kaepernick should cut his hair”

Michael Vick knows a thing or two about an incident off of the field affecting your ability to find work on it, so it makes sense that he would chime in on the Colin Kaepernick situation.

While it may be impossible to say Kaepernick's protest has nothing to do with him being unsigned, the fact that he's no longer considered a starting National Football League quarterback plays a pivotal role.

Kaepernick often sported an Afro last season while he protested police brutality by taking a knee during the national anthem.

Now, his social activism is being blamed for his inability to sign with a team. After being asked about Colin Kaepernick, Vick first said that Kaepernick's protests were "a good thing", and then expressed his opinion on Kaepernick this year.

"It has nothing to do with him being blackballed", Vick said. The gesture he made a year ago when he took a stand and did what he did, listen, we all appreciated it.

Vick also thinks Kaepernick should rehabilitate his image, similar to the way he did after his dog-fighting conviction. "I'm not up here to try to be politically correct but even if he puts it in cornrows, I don't think he should represent himself in that way, in terms of the hairstyle". Unless you talk to Colin personally, you probably won't know. "You're already dealing with a lot - a lot of controversy surrounding this issue". According to Vick, the free agent quarterback should "try to be presentable", even if that means simply wearing his hair more tightly to his head. "I think, in terms of him getting back on the field, it's going to have to be a team that suits his skill set and what he does well".

"We aren't supposed to be judged by the color of our skin or our haircuts, we are supposed to be judged by our actions", Littal wrote.

The simple truth is that teams don't think he's a slam dunk starter, and whether you think it is a concerted effort or teams arriving at the same place, don't want a backup who gets the attention and will create the divisiveness that Kaepernick will bring. It wasn't as productive as what we've seen him do.

He said he would give Kaepernick this same advice if he was talking directly with him. Until I was going through the turmoil and the hardships, and it was very hard, and then I started to see what was most important.

Like this



18 July 2017
Legendary Director George A. Romero Dead at 77
Edgar Wright , the " Shaun of the Dead " director, penned an entire essay about his debt to Romero, and about their friendship. The man behind the classic Night of the Living Dead and the creator of the modern zombie genre was 77 years old.

18 July 2017
MLB considers trademark challenge over Overwatch League logo
Trademark holders are obligated to defend their trademarks , or else courts could dilute their rights in other legal challenges. MLB challenged the trademark for Major League Dabbing earlier this year, in a dispute that is now suspended pending settlement.

18 July 2017
Kinross Gold Corporation (USA) (KGC) Analysts See $0.01 EPS
Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Kinross Gold Corporation as $824090 in the Current Quarter. The company's Average Earnings Estimate for the Current Fiscal quarter is $0.02, according to consensus of 12 analysts.

18 July 2017
Gilas sweeps Taiwan teams for second win in Jones Cup
Barone had 16 to go along with 12 rebounds. "They play with a lot of energy and they have nothing to lose", Reyes went on. He exploded for 21 points off the bench on 8-of-14 shooting from the field, including 5-of-9 from the three-point area.

18 July 2017
'No cause for alarm': China downplays military flights over Japanese strait
Beijing is also anxious about Taiwan, claimed by China as its own but run by a government China fears is intent on independence. It is concerned that they could be used to restrict free movement and extend China's strategic reach.

18 July 2017
Barings LLC Has $313000 Stake in Boyd Gaming Corporation (BYD)
Finally, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its stake in Boyd Gaming Corporation by 1.8% in the first quarter. Norges Bank bought a new stake in shares of Boyd Gaming Corporation during the fourth quarter worth about $11,720,000.

18 July 2017
Tharisa Plc (LON:THS) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt
The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 697 ($9.03) per share, for a total transaction of £4,049.57 ($5,245.56). The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 160 ($2.07) per share, with a total value of £449.60 ($582.38).

18 July 2017
Ms. D Says She Has A Personal Grievance Against St. Maurice McCabe
Ms D said she never told the counsellor anything different during that meeting from the report she had made to gardaí in 2006. Mr McDowell said Ms D's father and two colleagues ended up being reassigned following an incident Sgt McCabe reported.

18 July 2017
Far Cry 5 Will Have Improved Customization And Similar Game Length
We will be posting our full interview with Drew Holmes soon, so stay tuned to GamingBolt for more coverage on Far Cry 5 . Among the interesting details earlier revealed about the upcoming title is the absence of the towers and mini-maps.

18 July 2017
Hudock Capital Group LLC Reduces Position in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in 2016 Q4. "Overweight" signal reported by 1 and "Underweight" rating was suggested by 0. Wal-Mart Stores, engaged in the operation of retail, wholesale and other units in various formats around the world.