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NFL fines five head coaches, team over $1.7M for failing to wear masks in Week 2

The NFL has fined five head coaches and teams this week, totaling more than $1.7 million in fines, after they violated the league’s guidance on wearing face coverings during games.

San Francisco 49ers’ Kyle Shanahan, Denver Broncos’ Vic Fangio, Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll, New Orleans Saints’ Sean Payton and Las Vegas Raiders’ Jon Gruden were all individually fined $100,000 for failing to wear masks during Week 2’s matchups, ESPN reported.

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell told USA Today on Tuesday that the fines are “consistent with the message” the league established before the start of the season.

“You can’t let up,” he said. “We’ve got to consistently do the things that have gotten us to this place and not think, ‘Okay, things have gone

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Man Refuses to Wear Mask While Shopping, Shows Off ‘Religious Exemption’ Card

A man has been caught in a viral video showing off a “religious exemption” card he claims means he does not have to wear a mask or face covering inside a grocery store.



a sign on the side of a building: A sign regarding face coverings is displayed outside a Walmart store, July 22, 2020 in Burbank, California.


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A sign regarding face coverings is displayed outside a Walmart store, July 22, 2020 in Burbank, California.

In the clip, the man appears to have been asked by a store employee to wear a mask, a policy implemented in many businesses and mandates by a number of states to limit the spread of coronavirus.

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The man refuses, telling the employee: “It’s illegal to discriminate.”

When he notices he is being filmed, he turns to the camera and brandishes a card in a lanyard that he is wearing around his neck.

“I have it right here, you can read it…read it

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