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NFL replay assistant takes stance on anthem protests during replay review

An NFL replay assistant used subterfuge to articulate his stance on the controversial national anthem protest issue. The unidentified individual, who was assisting a referee during a replay review, attached a note to the back of his hat that read, “I will always stand.” The incident occurred during Sunday’s New York Jets-Tampa Bay Buccaneers game.(…)

Broncos’ Brandon Marshall: NFL owners worry about protests because of money

Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall — one of the first NFL players to follow Colin Kaepernick’s lead and kneel during the national anthem to protest racial injustice — thinks he knows how NFL owners feel about the protests, and why they feel that way.When asked if he thought NFL owners would want to hear from(…)