There were players on both the 49ers and Rams sidelines protesting the National Anthem, both kneeling and with fists raised in the air. Of course front and center was the originator of the protest Colin Kaepernick.
He kneeled with a teammate and the world kept spinning. Let's start talking about what he's protesting not how he's choosing to do it.
Oh and I'm pretty sure the fighter jet pilots who flew overhead during the National Anthem weren't standing. Are they disrespecting themselves and troops everywhere?