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Seahawks' Bennett: White player joining protest could spur change

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 Malcol… NFL | theScore PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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49ers GM John Lynch: Anthem protests are 'divisive,' but players 'have that right'

It’s been a year since Colin Kaepernick, then the quarterback of the 49ers, began his protest against racial injustice by taking a seat during the national anthem. A year later, Kaepernick no longer finds himself on an <a href="https://www.cbssports.com/nfl/teams" data-is-autolink… CBSSports.com NFL Headlines PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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Bennett: White players can aid anthem protests

7:54 PM ET ESPN.com news services Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett said the conversation about anthem protests would change if white players became part of the movement. “It would take a white player to really get things changed,” Bennett said Wednesday on ESPN’s SC6, “because when s… www.espn.com – NFL PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO ...

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Lynch calls anthem protests 'divisive'

John Lynch may not agree with NFL players protesting the national anthem, but he wants to make it clear that his organization will always be respectful of players’ rights. The San Francisco 49ers general manager spoke to reporters Wednesday following a joint practice with the De… NFL | theScore PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE ...

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Niners GM Lynch: Anthem protests 'divisive'

8:24 PM ET SANTA CLARA, Calif. — While every member of the San Francisco 49ers stood for the national anthem before last week’s preseason opener, that didn’t prevent other players around the league from continuing the silent protest that originated in the Bay Area a year ago. <a … www.espn.com – NFL PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT ...

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The Falcons' billion-dollar stadium will have a Chick-fil-A that's almost never open

The Atlanta Falcons‘ new billion-dollar stadium features a Chick-fil-A, but if you’re planning to attend a Falcons home game during the upcoming season, its highly unlikely you’ll be able to eat there. That’s because the Chick-fil-A won’t even be open. That’s right. The Chick-fil-A inside Mercedes-Benz Stadium won’t be made available to Falcons fans because none… CBSSports.com NFL Headlines PLEASE ...

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Broncos LB Von Miller returns to scene of Super Bowl MVP

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Von Miller had some pretty good flashbacks when he arrived at Levi’s Stadium for the first time since winning the Super Bowl MVP here just over 18 months ago. The stakes were far lower for a joint practice between his Denver Broncos and the San Francisco 49ers than they were for that Super Bowl win ...

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