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Why did the ex-NFL player and his wife convert to Judaism?

Why did the ex-NFL player and his wife convert to Judaism?

The touchdown of Yosef and Emunah Murray: From the NFL to Torah.Judy Simon, 29/01/2021 12:57
NFL to 'outwoke' NBA, other leagues?

NFL to 'outwoke' NBA, other leagues?

Are American pro sports leagues trying to outdo each other when it comes to being the most 'woke?'Eitan Divinsky, 10/09/2020 20:38
Former NFL player Herschel Walker calls to put end to rioting across US

Former NFL player Herschel Walker calls to put end to rioting across US

"Outsiders coming to Riot into other communities should get Federal Time for destroying lives and businesses!" Walker tweets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/09/2020 08:23
Ex-NFL star accuses Jews of sex trafficking and human sacrifice

Ex-NFL star accuses Jews of sex trafficking and human sacrifice

Former Kansas City Chiefs running back claims a Jewish 'cabal' is running 'market' of pedophilia, child sex trafficking, and human sacrificeMarcy Oster, JTA, 05/08/2020 07:24
Watch: NFL's Julian Edelman and ESPN get it right on anti-Semitism

Watch: NFL's Julian Edelman and ESPN get it right on anti-Semitism

Professional sports industry needs to take on anti-Semitism as Julian Edelman, ESPN have, says former MK Dov Lipman and HonestReporting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2020 10:30
Jewish NFL players say education is right response to DeSean Jackson’s anti-Semitic posts

Jewish NFL players say education is right response to DeSean Jackson’s anti-Semitic posts

Jewish NFL players say education, rather than cancellation, is the right response to fellow player's anti-Semitic posts.Stephen Silver, JTA, 14/07/2020 08:15
NFL's Redskins to change name, following years of pressure

NFL's Redskins to change name, following years of pressure

After years of pressure, including from the ADL, the NFL's Redskins vows to change its name.Ben Harris, JTA, 14/07/2020 07:44
NFL player who posted anti-Semitic screed to visit Auschwitz with Holocaust survivor

NFL player who posted anti-Semitic screed to visit Auschwitz with Holocaust survivor

DeSean Jackson, the NFL player who drew fire for posting 'Hitler was right' on social media, agrees to visit Auschwitz.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 13/07/2020 07:05
NFL player dismisses anti-Semitic controversy as a 'distraction'

NFL player dismisses anti-Semitic controversy as a 'distraction'

NFL controversy regarding some players' support for Louis Farrakhan, one player's anti-Semitic comments continues.David Rosenberg, 12/07/2020 16:52
Owner of DeSean Jackson’s NFL team produces a documentary about Hitler

Owner of DeSean Jackson’s NFL team produces a documentary about Hitler

Amid controversy over player’s comments about Hitler, Philadelphia Eagles owner announces completion of documentary about the Nazi leader.Ben Harris, JTA, 12/07/2020 12:57
Chiefs Jewish player: DeSean Jackson should be more careful

Chiefs Jewish player: DeSean Jackson should be more careful

Kansas City Chiefs player Mitchell Schwartz speaks out following Philadelphia Eagles’ DeSean Jackson's anti-Semitic social media posts.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/07/2020 02:10
Guess who’s back in the news?

Guess who’s back in the news?

DeSean Jackson is now one of them, but at least they have no leader. If they get one, as Germany did, all bets are off.Jack Engelhard, 10/07/2020 17:58
'Jews are a minority group too,' says NFL's Zach Banner

'Jews are a minority group too,' says NFL's Zach Banner

'Blacks are wrong to think Jews are like other whites,' says African-American NFL player on fellow NFL player controversial comments on JewsMarcy Oster, JTA, 10/07/2020 08:41
Julian Edelman invites DeSean Jackson to have ‘uncomfortable conversations’

Julian Edelman invites DeSean Jackson to have ‘uncomfortable conversations’

New England Patriots receiver offers to accompany fellow NFL star to Holocaust museum following 'Hitler' posts.Marcy Oster/JTA, 09/07/2020 18:55
Jewish groups to NFL star DeSean Jackson: Let us teach you about dangers of anti-Semitism

Jewish groups to NFL star DeSean Jackson: Let us teach you about dangers of anti-Semitism

Coalition of Jewish groups say NFL star DeSean Jackson needs an education about “how dangerous and pernicious antisemitism' is.Marcy Oster/JTA, 08/07/2020 19:58
Stephen Jackson defends DeSean Jackson's anti-Semitic posts

Stephen Jackson defends DeSean Jackson's anti-Semitic posts

Former NBA player says Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver was 'speaking the truth' when he posted fake Hitler quotes about Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/07/2020 16:54
How much anti-Semitism does it take to cancel an NFL star?

How much anti-Semitism does it take to cancel an NFL star?

Why is cancel culture so selective ? And how can someone touting Adolf Hitler while smearing Jews get away with it? Opinion.Jonathan S. Tobin, 08/07/2020 09:00
NFL star DeSean Jackson posts anti-Semitic quotes attributed to Hitler

NFL star DeSean Jackson posts anti-Semitic quotes attributed to Hitler

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver posts fake Hitler quote about Jewish plan for world domination, support for Louis Farrakhan.Marcy Oster/JTA, 07/07/2020 20:26
NFL's Kirk Cousins wishes a ‘mazel tov’, cites Torah in message to Jewish students

NFL's Kirk Cousins wishes a ‘mazel tov’, cites Torah in message to Jewish students

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins offers NCSY program graduates a 'mazel tov' in video address.Marc Brodsky, JTA, 24/06/2020 08:17
2 NFL players train with the Israeli army

2 NFL players train with the Israeli army

Adrian Peterson and Josh Norman run obstacle courses with soldiers and take Krav Maga lessons while on visit to Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/03/2020 09:56
Hall of Famer Roger Staubach honored for his support of Israel

Hall of Famer Roger Staubach honored for his support of Israel

Former Dallas Cowboys Hall of Fame quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Roger Staubach honored for his long-time support of Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 05/11/2019 07:45
The NFL player who converted to Judaism and made Aliyah

The NFL player who converted to Judaism and made Aliyah

Yosef Murray, formerly Calvin Murray, was a running back in the NFL, converted and came to live in Israel. Hear his fascinating story.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2019 22:59
Cleveland Browns cut Jewish placekicker Greg Joseph

Cleveland Browns cut Jewish placekicker Greg Joseph

Following year with the Cleveland Browns, NFL star Greg Joseph cut from team.Marcy Oster, JTA, 02/09/2019 10:11
From the Superbowl to Touchdown in Israel

From the Superbowl to Touchdown in Israel

16 current players and alumni from the New England Patriots play with members of the American Football in Israel league.The Land Of Israel Network, 25/06/2019 20:12
NFL quarterback spotted at Western Wall

NFL quarterback spotted at Western Wall

'I fell in love with Israel', says Houston Texans' quarterback Deshaun Watson after visiting Israeli town of Shiloh, in Samaria.David Rosenberg, 20/06/2019 15:55
Famous NFL star visits most famous biblical heritage site

Famous NFL star visits most famous biblical heritage site

American NFL star Deshaun Watson visited the most famous biblical heritage site – the Tabernacle - at Ancient Shiloh in the Binyamin region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/06/2019 23:24
NFL player expresses anger over synagogue attack

NFL player expresses anger over synagogue attack

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman expresses anger over attack on synagogue - and pride for 'strength of our community'.Marcy Oster, JTA, 28/04/2019 20:16
Baltimore Ravens lineman to wear Israeli flag on his cleats

Baltimore Ravens lineman to wear Israeli flag on his cleats

After visit to Israel, including Shabbat dinner, NFL defensive lineman decides to show off support for Israel.JTA, 30/11/2018 07:25
Josh Rosen picked by Arizona Cardinals in NFL draft

Josh Rosen picked by Arizona Cardinals in NFL draft

UCLA quarterback who faced anti-Semitic attacks prior to draft picked up by Arizona Cardinals.JTA, 27/04/2018 14:06
Football star gets anti-Semitic curses - and enjoys it

Football star gets anti-Semitic curses - and enjoys it

Josh Rosen, whose father is Jewish, gets ripped on regularly - especially for his nose - but says, 'It gets my competitive juices flowing.'Mordechai Sones, 26/04/2018 19:36
Children with disabilities play football with NFL players

Children with disabilities play football with NFL players

Thirty NFL football players share the field with Shalva's children with disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2018 07:31
Week after Super Bowl, 7 NFL players tour Israel, meet with PM

Week after Super Bowl, 7 NFL players tour Israel, meet with PM

Trip to Israel a first for Geoff and Mitch Schwartz, only Jewish brothers to play in NFL during modern era.Mordechai Sones, 15/02/2018 11:43
Major NFL sponsor pulls ads due to anthem protests

Major NFL sponsor pulls ads due to anthem protests

Pizza chain Papa John's announces it will pull all NFL-related ads. 'Anthem protests hurt us.'Tzvi Lev, 02/11/2017 19:46
NFL owners to discuss obligating players to stand for anthem

NFL owners to discuss obligating players to stand for anthem

NFL owners will discuss next week whether to pass a rule obligating players to stand for the national anthem as ratings hit season low.Tzvi Lev, 10/10/2017 20:53
Another NFL sponsor pulls out because of anthem protests

Another NFL sponsor pulls out because of anthem protests

New Jersey-based car dealership pulls ads from the remainder of NFL broadcasts.Tzvi Lev, 03/10/2017 22:29
Poll: National anthem protests to blame for NFL's low ratings

Poll: National anthem protests to blame for NFL's low ratings

The poll shows national anthem protests at fault for NFL's dropping ratings.Tzvi Lev, 17/09/2017 19:33
PM meets NFL Hall of Famers

PM meets NFL Hall of Famers

PM tells NFL players that just as they do not question if they have to be strong before a game, Israel also cannot ask if it must be strong.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2017 17:53
Two more NFL players pull out of Israel trip

Two more NFL players pull out of Israel trip

Two more NFL players join Seahawks' Michael Bennett, cancel participation in trip to Israel.Ben Ariel, 14/02/2017 04:42
NFL player cancels participation in Israel trip

NFL player cancels participation in Israel trip

Seattle Seahawks' Michael Bennett won't participate in Israel trip, doesn't want to be a "goodwill ambassador".Ben Ariel, 12/02/2017 04:33
NFL players head to Israel for tour, exhibition game

NFL players head to Israel for tour, exhibition game

Delegation of 11 NFL players to tour Jewish state week after Super Bowl LI. Exhibition game against Israeli team planned.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/02/2017 09:28
2 Jewish brothers recall their journey to the NFL

2 Jewish brothers recall their journey to the NFL

From matzo balls to footballs, two Jewish brothers recall their journey to the NFL.Victor Wishna, 02/09/2016 02:56
The Baltimore Ravens: Sleeping giant

The Baltimore Ravens: Sleeping giant

Coming off an awful season and wondering about its QB, one of the NFL's most consistent franchises finds itself in an unfamiliar position.Shai Landesman, 25/08/2016 15:34
Atlanta Falcons: Striving to recapture past glory?

Atlanta Falcons: Striving to recapture past glory?

Like other Atlanta sports teams, the Falcons always seem to be stuck in the 'pretty-good' category, and in the last 2 years, not even that.Shai Landesman, 24/08/2016 16:52
The Arizona Cardinals: Let's just chuck it

The Arizona Cardinals: Let's just chuck it

One of the more exciting and underappreciated teams in the NFL needs to take the next step - a Super Bowl win - to get its due respect.Shai Landesman, 23/08/2016 15:00
NFL Preview: Introduction

NFL Preview: Introduction

The NFL season fast approaches, and so, to inaugurate the new Arutz Sheva sports section, I shall attempt something a little 'different'.Shai Landesman, 17/08/2016 14:30
NFL player Nate Ebner makes US Olympic rugby team

NFL player Nate Ebner makes US Olympic rugby team

Nate Ebner of the New England Patriots qualifies for American Olympic men's rugby sevens team.JTA, 19/07/2016 05:28
Wife of NFL player tweets anti-Semitic slur

Wife of NFL player tweets anti-Semitic slur

Miko Grimes, wife of NFL player Brent Grimes, ridicules Miami Dolphins' Jewish owner for hiring his "Jew buddies".Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2016 04:42
Julian Edelman named 4th-best Jewish player in NFL

Julian Edelman named 4th-best Jewish player in NFL

Patriot’s wide receiver honored by American Jewish Historical Society referenced his Jewish heritage in interviews and social media.Shoshana Miskin, 25/01/2016 11:59
'Iran is One Yard Away from the Goal Line'

'Iran is One Yard Away from the Goal Line'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu meets with special NFL Hall-of-Fame delegation - and speaks about how Israel is on its game.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2015 21:39