Fun Fact: From Sitting To Kneeling During The National Anthem

Fun facts about the NFL

While there is outrage from the right-wing on NFL players kneeling during the national anthem to protest racial injustice and police brutality, it originally started a bit differently. Colin Kaepernick started the protests by sitting down during the anthem, not kneeling. Kaepernick decided to kneel after talking to NFL player (and U.S. veteran) Nate Boyer who suggested a more respectful form of protest than sitting.

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