The NFL may be the most watched major league sport in the United States — but they’re facing some serious issues that threaten to undermine the league’s popularity.
The first problem isn’t unique to the NFL. Cable networks that carry the game are suffering serious losses as a result of cord-cutting. ESPN, in particular, has been hit hard as a result of their off-topic liberal commentary.
And then there’s the Kaepernick problem. Several NF stars have joined the former QB’s lead and are refusing to stand for the national anthem.
Now, some EMT and police officers in Cleveland are refusing to hoist the American flag at Brown’s Stadium.
But the reason isn’t why you might think.
See why Cleveland officials are refusing to lift the American flag on the next page: