Talk:Quarterback kneel

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
WikiProject College football (Rated Start-class, Mid-importance)
WikiProject icon This article is within the scope of WikiProject College football, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of College football on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
Start-Class article Start  This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.
 Mid  This article has been rated as Mid-importance on the project's importance scale.
 

Leinart[edit]

"Of course, this isn’t the first time Leinart has proven to be clueless about the NFL. A few weeks ago, he didn’t kneel down the way a QB is expected to at the end of a victory over the Lions, and the Lions defenders gave him an earful. He apologized after the game and said that he hadn’t been in victory formation before in the NFL and thus didn’t know the proper way to kneel down (which does make sense)."

Something missing![edit]

Reference to 1982-83 NFC championship game has this: "Since the Cowboys had possession of the ball, and many of their players, including backup quarterback Gary Hogeboom (starting quarterback Danny White had been injured earlier in the game),". Something is missing just before the comma! Based on what I see in the rest of the sentence, maybe this is needed just before the comma: "had already left the field". — Preceding unsigned comment added by 128.63.16.82 (talk) 19:09, 30 August 2011 (UTC)

Title[edit]

From a UK perspective, "taking a knee" is a more widely recognised term.

Maybe it's different in the States? In which case I'll concede to my colonial friends. x ;-)

Ride the Hurricane (talk) 09:34, 18 April 2016 (UTC)

As a colloquial term "taking a knee" may or may not be more recognized, but I think the official term that would appear in textbooks on football tactics would more likely use "quarterback kneel". So I would say the title of the article is appropriate, with "taking a knee" identified as an alias in the first sentence. AtHomeIn神戸 (talk) 01:20, 19 April 2016 (UTC)

External links modified[edit]

Hello fellow Wikipedians,

I have just modified 2 external links on Quarterback kneel. Please take a moment to review my edit. If you have any questions, or need the bot to ignore the links, or the page altogether, please visit this simple FaQ for additional information. I made the following changes:

When you have finished reviewing my changes, please set the checked parameter below to true or failed to let others know (documentation at {{Sourcecheck}}).

As of February 2018, "External links modified" talk page sections are no longer generated or monitored by InternetArchiveBot. No special action is required on behalf of editors regarding these talk page notices, other than regular verification, as with any edit, using the archive tools per instructions below. This message updated dynamically through the template {{sourcecheck}} (last update: 1 May 2018).

  • If you have discovered URLs which were erroneously considered dead by the bot, you can report them with this tool.
  • If you found an error with any archives or the URLs themselves, you can fix them with this tool.


Cheers.—InternetArchiveBot (Report bug) 17:49, 20 July 2016 (UTC)

Disambiguation ?[edit]

something ab the political meaning of taking the knee. Trump says those players should be fired who take it during the national anthem. 173.61.0.54 (talk) 16:14, 23 September 2017 (UTC)