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.
También se espera que Héctor comience a disminuir sus intensidad, pero se espera que aún tenga fuerza los siguientes días. Algunas predicciones ponen la tormenta en un curso de colisión virtual con el volcán Kilauea en la parte sur de la isla.
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.
Anderson topped qualifier Ilya Ivashka of Belarus 7-5, 6-3, and Dimitrov beat American Frances Tiafoe 7-6 (1), 3-6, 7-6 (4). Nadal will face Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland, a 1-6, 7-6 (2), 7-6 (10) victor over Marton Fucsovics of Hungary.
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.
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 .
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.
" "Horner: "¿Alonso y Red Bull? Solo crea caos"
Vettel, Verstappen, Ricciardo, Sainz, Gasly , todos son producto de lo que nos ha dado el programa junior". "Vamos a ver todo". El británico cree que no sería saludable tenerle en Milton Keynes, ¿la razón? Lean. "Tengo un gran respeto por Fernando.
'Hamas, Israel agree Egypt-mediated truce'
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 .
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.
Israel fired artillery in the Gaza strip has died
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.