Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera, right, and quarterback Cam Newton stand on the sidelines during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, in Seattle. The Seahawks won the game 40-7.
Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera, right, and quarterback Cam Newton stand on the sidelines during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, in Seattle. The Seahawks won the game 40-7. Stephen Brashear AP
Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera, right, and quarterback Cam Newton stand on the sidelines during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, in Seattle. The Seahawks won the game 40-7. Stephen Brashear AP