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Michael Bennett said a white player needed to kneel during the anthem. Seth DeValve listened.

Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett sat for the national anthem during the Seahawks’ first two preseason games — something he says he’ll continue to do for the regular season — and… 331 more words


Malcolm Jenkins on Chris Long's gesture: 'It's changed the dynamic of the whole conversation'

Chris Long wanted to do something to show his support for his teammates, so he approached Malcolm Jenkins an hour before the team’s game last week and told him he wanted to show some kind of “symbol of support” for players who were protesting for social justice during the national anthem. 223 more words



August 19, 2017… Day 212

On Friday I was invited to a Seahawks pre-season game, last minute, with some women from work. I have worked with them for years but haven’t been too tight with them. 1,970 more words


Seahawks DE Bennett Sits Again During National Anthem

SEATTLE (AP) — Michael Bennett was alone in sitting. He wasn’t alone in support from his teammates.

Bennett sat on the Seahawks’ bench before Friday night’s preseason game against Minnesota, the second straight week he remained seated while the “Star-Spangled Banner” was played. 407 more words