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  • Football fans on Kaepernick's ongoing national anthem protest

    Football fans weigh in with their opinions about 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick's ongoing protest of the national anthem at NFL games.

Football fans weigh in with their opinions about 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick's ongoing protest of the national anthem at NFL games. Manny Crisostomo​ The Sacramento Bee
Football fans weigh in with their opinions about 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick's ongoing protest of the national anthem at NFL games. Manny Crisostomo​ The Sacramento Bee
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