The founder of Papa John's pizza says the national anthem protests that have been prevalent in the National Football League this season is hurting business, and blames the league's leadership for the struggles.
Papa John's founder John Schnatter will step down as CEO next month, about two months after he publicly criticized the NFL leadership over national anthem protests by football players - comments for which the company later apologized. ...read more
Peyton Manning has sold the 31 Denver-area Papa John’s franchises he purchased after signing with the Broncos in 2012, a spokesman for the pizza company confirmed to the Denver Post. ...read more
The University of Louisville said Wednesday that John Schnatter resigned from its board of trustees, after the Papa John’s founder reportedly using a racial slur during a conference call in May. ...read more
The NFL world reacted to President Trump's comments about players protesting the national anthem. ...read more
Protests from Kenny Stills, Albert Wilson and Robert Quinn garnered tweets from President Trump and proved, despite the NFL implementing a new national anthem policy, that this issue will not go away. ...read more