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Chiefs head coach Andy Reid on winning in LA and his team's protests

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Some Chiefs players participate in protest before game against Chargers

More NFL players sit, take a knee following Trump criticism 1:44

More NFL players sit, take a knee following Trump criticism

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Chiefs leave the field after 24-10 victory over Chargers

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American flag fills Arrowhead Stadium field for National Anthem

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Youth 4 Change advocate for awareness of teen homeless

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Dontari Poe on TD pass: 'I was in Coach Reid's ear, like a true offensive player'

Trump says any NFL player who sits during anthem is 'son of a bitch' and should be fired 0:51

Trump says any NFL player who sits during anthem is 'son of a bitch' and should be fired

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Royals' Whit Merrifield visits kids at Ronald McDonald House

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'I'm not surprised by the gesture,' Lebanon coach says of Justin Britt

  • More NFL players sit, take a knee following Trump criticism

    During President Donald Trump's speech at a rally in Huntsville, Ala. on Sept. 22, 2017, he said any player that sits during the national anthem is a "son of a bitch." The president also rescinded NBA champ Stephen Curry's invitation to the White House. Trump's comments ultimately led to more protests by NFL players, coaches and owners during the national anthem on Sept. 24, 2017.

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President's criticisms spark more protests at NFL games

President Donald Trump's comments spark huge increase in protests around the National Football League.

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More NFL players sit, take a knee following Trump criticism

During President Donald Trump's speech at a rally in Huntsville, Ala. on Sept. 22, 2017, he said any player that sits during the national anthem is a "son of a bitch." The president also rescinded NBA champ Stephen Curry's invitation to the White House. Trump's comments ultimately led to more protests by NFL players, coaches and owners during the national anthem on Sept. 24, 2017.

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Chiefs head coach Andy Reid on winning in LA and his team's protests 3:30

Chiefs head coach Andy Reid on winning in LA and his team's protests

Some Chiefs players participate in protest before game against Chargers 1:52

Some Chiefs players participate in protest before game against Chargers

Chiefs leave the field after 24-10 victory over Chargers 2:00

Chiefs leave the field after 24-10 victory over Chargers

American flag fills Arrowhead Stadium field for National Anthem 0:45

American flag fills Arrowhead Stadium field for National Anthem

Youth 4 Change advocate for awareness of teen homeless 1:49

Youth 4 Change advocate for awareness of teen homeless

Dontari Poe on TD pass: 'I was in Coach Reid's ear, like a true offensive player' 0:47

Dontari Poe on TD pass: 'I was in Coach Reid's ear, like a true offensive player'

Trump says any NFL player who sits during anthem is 'son of a bitch' and should be fired 0:51

Trump says any NFL player who sits during anthem is 'son of a bitch' and should be fired

Marcus Peters talks about teammates, matchup with Keenan Allen 0:45

Marcus Peters talks about teammates, matchup with Keenan Allen

'I'm not surprised by the gesture,' Lebanon coach says of Justin Britt 1:46

'I'm not surprised by the gesture,' Lebanon coach says of Justin Britt

Going underground to play paintball. Literally. 1:57

Going underground to play paintball. Literally.

More NFL players sit, take a knee following Trump criticism

During President Donald Trump's speech at a rally in Huntsville, Ala. on Sept. 22, 2017, he said any player that sits during the national anthem is a "son of a bitch." The president also rescinded NBA champ Stephen Curry's invitation to the White House. Trump's comments ultimately led to more protests by NFL players, coaches and owners during the national anthem on Sept. 24, 2017.
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More NFL players sit, take a knee following Trump criticism 1:44

More NFL players sit, take a knee following Trump criticism

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