Which NFL player was known for refusing to stand for the National Anthem during the 2016-2017 season?

  • Colin Kaepernick correct

    In an effort to raise awareness for minority discrimination in the U.S., San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refused to stand for the National Anthem during the 2016-2017 NFL season. "I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color," Kaepernick told the NFL media. Now, as a free agent for the upcoming season, some believe the negative attention could cost him a contract. Source: NFL

  • Tom Brady
  • Matt Ryan
  • Aaron Rodgers
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