Colin Kaepernick Won’t Protest the National Anthem in 2017 — If He Has a Team to Play For

NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick upset many Americans last football season when he refused to stand during the National Anthem. The athlete said he was doing it as a “protest” of the oppression of the black community this country.

Now, Kaepernick is changing his tune. The athlete says he doesn’t want his protest to get in the way of his career — a career which is now uncertain because he is a free agent as of Wednesday. Get more detail below.

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