Las Vegas Police state Bennett running away prompted officers to stop him

(Warning: Story contains coarse language)The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department stated Wednesday that its decision to detain Michael Bennett on Aug. 26 was prompted by the Seattle Seahawks defensive end's actions in running from a casino, according to Gregg Bell of The News Tribune.Bennett was in Las Vegas to attend

NFLPA executive director to meet with Bennett, issues statement

(Warning: Story contains coarse language)NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith will meet with Michael Bennett on Thursday, after the Seattle Seahawks defensive end was detained by police officers on Las Vegas on Aug. 26. Video emerged from the incident where Bennett alleged that police used excessive force on him. Bennett released

Video emerges of Bennett being detained by Vegas police

Warning: Story/video contains coarse language[embedded content]A video capturing part of Michael Bennett's incident with Las Vegas police on Aug. 26 has been obtained by TMZ Sports.The video shows one officer handcuffing Bennett while another officer covers them from a balcony above, appearing to hold a handgun.Bennett can be heard yelling

Seahawks' Bennett implores white players to join protest during anthem

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett plans to protest racial inequality and police brutality by sitting during the national anthem throughout the upcoming season, and wants white players to join his effort.Bennett joins Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins, Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch, and Los Angeles Rams defensive end