Playing the National Anthem before sports events here in the U.S. has been a tradition for a while now. But a new proposal over in Wisconsin could make it ILLEGAL to skip playing the Star-Spangled Banner.
Concluding months of drama and debate within the NFL community, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has issued an official statement that states that players who do not stand for the national anthem will be fined by the NFL.
The first ever Superior Watercross Shootout is just a few days away, and excitement around the Twin Ports is quickly growing before the snowmobiles hit the water at Barker's Island. Leading up to the event, we decided to have a contest to have one of our local talented singers perform the National Anthem.
The National Anthem at sporting events often brings tears to the eyes of fans and athletes. Sometimes because it is such a moving performance, other times because it was terrible. This tailgater at the annual spring University of South Carolina intrasquad football game decided to show off his patriotism and team pride (team mascot - Gamecocks - cluck)...
Yah know, for an ‘American Idol‘ judge, Steven Tyler is not the best singer. Would you like to refute that? If so, have a listen to his performance of the national anthem at the start of the AFC title game and get back to us.