1. Jay-Z Says We've Passed Kneeling, Wants to Take Next Step to Social Change With NFL Partnership  XXLMAG.COM
  2. Jay-Z Spoke to Kaepernick This Week but Not Prior to New NFL Deal  TMZ
  3. Jay-Z defends NFL-Roc Nation deal, talks Kap  ESPN
  4. Carolina Panthers' Eric Reid criticizes the NFL's partnership with Jay-Z, Roc Nation  Fox News
  5. It's a beautiful thing for Jay-Z's Roc Nation to partner with the NFL – Stephen A. | First Take  ESPN
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Jay-Z spoke to Colin Kaepernick within last 48 hours but did NOT consult with him prior to signing NFL partnership.Jay-Z spoke to Colin Kaepernick within last 48 hours but did NOT consult with him prior to signing NFL partnership.

Jay-Z Spoke to Kaepernick This Week About New NFL Partnership

A day after Jay-Z announced that his Roc Nation company was partnering with the NFL, the rap icon explained that he still supports NFL player Colin Kaepernick, but he's also interested in working with the league to make substantial changes.A day after Jay-Z announced that his Roc Nation company was partnering with the NFL, the rap icon explained that he still supports NFL player Colin Kaepernick, but he's also interested in working with the league to make substantial changes.

Jay-Z speaks.Details here.

When news broke that Jaz-O signed with Roc Nation, most reports didn't note that he actually signed with Roc's indie distibutor Equity.When news broke that Jaz-O signed with Roc Nation, most reports didn't note that he actually signed with Roc's indie distibutor Equity.

What Is Equity, Roc Nation’s Indie Distribution Company? – Variety

The NFL wants Jay-Z to solve its optics problem.The NFL wants Jay-Z to solve its optics problem.

What to expect from Jay-Z’s social justice collaboration with the NFL

“Interesting timing on the partnership with Jay-Z on the heels of Stephen Ross’ fundraiser for Donald Trump and the backlash his other companies are getting because of it. #PayAttentionFolks”

Eric Reid on Twitter: "Interesting timing on the partnership with Jay-Z on the heels of Stephen Ross’ fundraiser for Donald Trump and the backlash his other companies are getting because of it. #PayAttentionFolks"

“about people of color by forming numerous disingenuous partnerships to address social injustice while collectively blackballing Colin, the person who brought oppression and social injustice to the forefront of the NFL platform.”

Eric Reid on Twitter: "about people of color by forming numerous disingenuous partnerships to address social injustice while collectively blackballing Colin, the person who brought oppression and social injustice to the forefront of the NFL platform."

“So the NFL is forming an entertainment and "social justice" partnership with Jay-Z and his Roc Nation agency. Jay Z hasn't spoken with Colin Kaepernick about this and yet says he was an "inspiration." If this isn't Black capitalism exploiting the movement I don't know what is.”

Ernest Owens on Twitter: "So the NFL is forming an entertainment and "social justice" partnership with Jay-Z and his Roc Nation agency. Jay Z hasn't spoken with Colin Kaepernick about this and yet says he was an "inspiration." If this isn't Black capitalism exploiting the movement I don't know what is."

“THIS is a lie. COLIN never spoke to Jay-Z and NFL ahead of that deal being done. They NEVER included him in any discussion 👉🏽 https://t.co/TWmoXS4JVJ”

NESSA on Twitter: "THIS is a lie. COLIN never spoke to Jay-Z and NFL ahead of that deal being done. They NEVER included him in any discussion 👉🏽 https://t.co/TWmoXS4JVJ… https://t.co/SgQMsW7aYR"

JAY-Z has claimed he spoke to Colin Kaepernick prior to entering a partnership with the NFL, but the former quarterback's girlfriend and attorney deny any conversation took place. Hov's Roc Nation and the NFL formally announced a partnership on Wednesday (August 14).

JAY-Z Claims He Spoke To Colin Kaepernick But Kap's Girlfriend & Attorney Deny It

Jay hosted a press conference today in New York with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.Jay hosted a press conference today in New York with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.

EXCLUSIVE: Jay Z Says He's Ready To Reform America Through New NFL Partnership - AllHipHop.com

EXCLUSIVE: Jay Z Says He's Ready To Reform America Through New NFL Partnership

Jay-Z's agreement with the NFL makes sense for both the hip-hop mogul and the league, but it also warrants further examination.Jay-Z's agreement with the NFL makes sense for both the hip-hop mogul and the league, but it also warrants further examination.

NFL: Jay-Z partnership leaves question — what about Colin Kaepernick?

Jay-Z and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell held a press conference at Roc Nation’s offices on Wednesday to discuss their new partnership.Jay-Z and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell held a press conference at Roc Nation’s offices on Wednesday to discuss their new partnership.

Jay-Z, NFL Commissioner Discuss Partnership, Colin Kaepernick – Variety

Hip-Hop and R&B Music, News, Photos, Interviews, & VideosJAY-Z and the NFL are teaming up on a music and social justice campaign, but not everyone is happy about ...

Tomi Lahren Blasts JAY-Z-NFL Partnership | Rap-Up

Conservatives are criticizing the NFL, while racial justice advocates aren't happy with Jay-Z.From Tomi Lahren to Kaepernick supporters, everyone has an opinion on the decision.

Jay-Z Is Partnering With the NFL and People Are Mad - PAPER

Reid has some concerns about what is going on here. Eric Reid has never been one to mince words while playing in the NFL. As a member of the San Francisco 49...Reid has some concerns about what is going on here. Eric Reid has never been one to mince words while playing in the NFL. As a member of the San Francisco 49ers, he was one of the first to kneel during the anthem alongside Colin Kaepernick and has continued to be vocal about his support for those wh...

Eric Reid Shares Criticism Of Jay-Z Over New NFL Partnership

JAY-Z and Roger Goodell gave a presser Wednesday following the announcement of the deal.JAY-Z and Roger Goodell gave a presser Wednesday following the announcement of the deal.

Jay-Z said he still supports former quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but now is focused on action. "Everybody knows I agree with what you're saying [in Kaepernick's underlying message]. So what are we gonna do?"Jay-Z said he still supports former quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but now is focused on action. "Everybody knows I agree with what you're saying [in Kaepernick's underlying message]. So what are we gonna do?"

Jay-Z defends NFL-Roc Nation deal, talks Kap

At a press conference this morning, JAY-Z said that he’d talked to Colin Kaepernick about Roc Nation’s deal with the NFL, but wouldn’t divulge what was said.At a press conference this morning, JAY-Z said that he’d talked to Colin Kaepernick about Roc Nation’s deal with the NFL, but wouldn’t divulge what was said.

JAY-Z on Kaepernick and the NFL: “All we get stuck on [is] Colin not having a job” | The FADER