Malcolm Jenkins RUMORS & NEWS

  • Malcolm Jenkins says he got 'approval' from Air Force veteran before protesting

    CBS Sports "Before first raising his fist in protest of social injustice early in the 2016 NFL season, Philadelphia Eagles safety and NFL Players Coalition leader Malcolm Jenkins got approval from an Air Force veteran. That's according to ESPN's Tim McManus, who this week profiled Jenkins' emergence as the..." November 11

  • Are Eagles fans taking Malcolm Jenkins' greatness for granted?

    CSN Philly "During the offseason of 2014, the Eagles were in need of a safety. There were some quality players at that position hitting the market. The two names that were mentioned most prominently to land in Philadelphia were T.J. Ward and Jairus Byrd. Both players (who each played at Oregon) were very good..." October 25

  • Malcolm Jenkins: I would demonstrate during anthem even if owner forbade it

    NBC Sports "The NFL's never-ending national anthem saga continued Sunday when vice president Mike Pence left the Colts game early after being upset by the sight of players protesting during the anthem. Later on Sunday, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones turned heads even more by saying that players who disrespect..." October 09

  • Eagles' Jenkins says he will raise his fist all season for reform, not protest

    CBS Sports "Weeks after teammate Chris Long declared support for his demonstration during the national anthem, Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins said Wednesday that he will be raising his fist before every one of his team's games in the 2017 season, not for protest but "for racial equality and a..." September 07

  • Chris Long to Malcolm Jenkins: 'I'm here for you'

    CSN Philly "Eagles defensive end Chris Long became the first white professional athlete to actively participate in the national anthem demonstrations designed to cast a light on racial and social injustices. Before the Eagles' preseason game against the Bills on Thursday, Long put his arm around safety..." August 18

  • Eagles player says he'll protest the national anthem, even if Kaepernick doesn't

    CBS Sports "It looks like the movement started by Colin Kaepernick last season isn't going to end during the 2017 season just because he's out of football. Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins revealed this week that he'll be protesting during the national anthem again in 2017 after also protesting in 2016. Like..." August 13

  • Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins calls teams 'cowards' for not signing Colin Kaepernick

    Bleacher Report "Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins believes any team shying away from signing quarterback Colin Kaepernick is a coward. Jenkins offered these pointed comments about Kaepernick's continued unemployment in an interview with Martin Frank of the News Journal: "This is just some other..." August 03

  • Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins: Colin Kaepernick's anthem protest 'genius, sparked conversation'

    ESPN "Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins was skeptical of Colin Kaepernick's chosen form of protest at first. He believed that the resulting focus would be on the demonstration itself -- declining to stand for the national anthem -- rather than the cause for which he was demonstrating. "It's..." June 02