Some players held their fists in the air, while others chose to kneel, despite the controversy surrounding the action.
Goodell announced the new anthem policy ― which requires players to "stand and show respect for the flag and anthem ― in response to the growing number of National Football League players who were joining Kaepernick's movement to spread awareness about racial injustice, sparking controversy nationwide".
Eagles defensive end Michael Bennett, a frequent protestor previous year when he played for the Seattle Seahawks, walked out of the tunnel as the anthem played.
Select members of the Miami Dolphins and Philadelphia Eagles protested during the playing of the national anthem before their preseason games on Thursday. Lineman Chris Long placed a supportive arm around Jenkins. Players who do not want to stand during the anthem are allowed to remain in the locker room (or in the tunnel) without facing punishment.
Jefferson, Jackson and Brown were among the Seahawks players who sat during the anthem last season. The NFL instituted a new policy in March that banned kneeling, but the policy was suspended as the league and NFLPA try and work toward a compromise.
Benjamin may have walked away from the tense exchange with Newton, but he was happy run into the end zone shortly thereafter. However, the players will finally get a chance for live action as they face the Buffalo Bills in the first preseason game.
Esto de tal manera, explicó, que desde el 1 de diciembre ya se cuente con dicha dependencia, para evitar perder tiempo. Confirmó que solo van a tener escolta los funcionarios que tengan responsabilidad en materia de seguridad .
Neither Greenblatt, the foreign ministry, nor the army made any mention of the killing of Inas Khimash and her daughter Bayan. Militants in the strip fired more than 180 rockets and mortars into Israel within 24 hours, the Israeli military said .
The Vikings never have been featured on " Hard Knocks " but there are a few good reasons that should change at some point soon. The irony of the Cleveland Browns brain trust choosing this season to appear on Hard Knocks is impossible to ignore.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic will not be making a move to AC Milan from Lazio this summer, despite their interest in the midfielder. I have not received official offers either from [AC] Milan , Juventus , Real Madrid or Manchester United.
Leonard demanded a trade this summer away from the only team he has known, after seven mostly brilliant seasons in San Antonio . The Spurs then dealt him to Toronto on July 18 for DeMar DeRozan , Jakob Poeltl and a protected 2019 first-round pick.
Hamas and Palestinian health officials in Gaza confirmed the deaths near Beit Lahiya in northern Gaza, shortly before noon. It released a video appearing to show militants shooting from a watchtower before a tank shell hits the position.
Sexy Bikini Photos Of New ‘The View’ Co-Host Abby Huntsman
Huntsman will be replacing Sarah Haines, who is leaving " The View " to co-host the third hour of " Good Morning America ". A source familiar with the situation told Deadline Huntsman is expected to land at The View , though no deal is done.
Tiger, McIlroy in 'deep end' early in 100th PGA duel
I can just keep putting myself in position and learn from those experiences, good or bad, and try to use what I've learned. Woods has not played the PGA since 2015 at Whistling Straits, where he missed the cut.
Fallout 76 no estará disponible en Steam
Digamos que es una prueba que servirá para tener listos los servidores que soportarán el multijugador. Primeramente sabemos que la fecha de salida del juego es el 14 de noviembre .
Dasilva joins Bristol City on loan
Dasilva became a Chelsea player in 2012 having joined from Luton Town and has won the FA Youth Cup three times with the U18 team. And with Dasilva playing so well in Sky Bet League One past year , it seemed like he was ready to make the step up.