"I let them know that number one, the last thing I want to be is a distraction to the team", McNair told Fox 26 on Saturday. "I never meant to offend anyone and I was not referring to our players", McNair wrote in a statement released by the Texans.
"I'm not sure, man", Brown said. "So, if I say a figure of speech that's not socially okay I'm going to get fined".
One of the owners who agreed with Jones was McNair, who made his controversial comment after Jones was done talking.
McNair was quoted saying "we can't have inmates running the prison" - referring to the way National Football League athletes have now taken control of their platform to voice their discontent with racial and social injustice throughout the country.
Do Texans players kneel for the anthem en masse on Sunday?
McNair made his comment after Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones argued that owners must find a solution to solve the polarizing anthem issue, which he said is having a negative effect on business, per ESPN. "If you're bothered by the use of the word inmates, sorry, that's a you problem".
Kaepernick, who remains a free agent, is expected to attend next week's meeting between players and owners. We can't let you have your own beliefs.
IPhone X preorders start -- and end -- quickly
Today marked the kick-off for iPhone X preorders, Apple's much anticipated 10th-anniversary edition of its iPhone. The iPhone X launches next Friday, but pre-orders in many markets now won't be delivered until December.
Daredevil: Wilson Fisk to Return in Season 3
But without Fisk, or indeed any entity, puppeteering the operation, there was a general lack of villainous direction in the show. We're very excited how Marvel's Daredevil develops through the creative lens and guidance of our new showrunner, Erik Oleson .
IV Sasi... we will miss you sir: Mollywood grieve their loss
I.V Sasi played a key role in turning actors like Mammootty , Mohanlal, Jayan, Sukumaran, Soman, Vincent and Seema into stars. Sasi has changed the scenario of Malayalam cinema from 1970's with his fantastic presentation and technical skills.
The Kardashians Re-Sign With E! for $150 Million
We are incredibly proud of our partnership with the Kardashians and they remain an important part of the E! family . Both Kylie and Khloe are said to be expecting but are keeping fans in the dark. "We created them", Khloe responded.
AJ Hinch Calls Hotel Altercation Report 'Nonsense'
The Pasadena police department told TMZ it responded to a call from the hotel, and the incident involved Astros "team management". To reiterate, there was no altercation and that's as far as I'm going to go. "Fabrications really suck.
Metal Gear Survive's release date revealed
It's also one of the first major games Konami is releasing since it chose to focus other endeavors, like slot machines. PC players are restricted to the digital copy, which Konami said will be available on Steam.
Kid Rock releasing new album on way to BOK Center
Debbie Stabenow , D-Mich., in next year's election, he started selling campaign merchandise through his website in July. Rock told them no, but encouraged them to "roll with it for awhile". "I said, 'Dude, I started this s-.