On Sept. 1, before an NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, knelt during the national anthem, setting off a passionate back and forth about patriotism and protest.
On Sept. 1, before an NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, knelt during the national anthem, setting off a passionate back and forth about patriotism and protest. Chris Carlson Associated Press
On Sept. 1, before an NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, knelt during the national anthem, setting off a passionate back and forth about patriotism and protest. Chris Carlson Associated Press

Those who sit out national anthem hurt their cause

September 19, 2016 05:48 PM