Heroes Who Protested During the National Anthem: NFL Week 1 (11 Players)

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Eleven (11) players demonstrated during the anthem in Week 1 of the 2018 NFL season.  The complete list of players who have protested during 2018 may be found here.

Interesting developments for Week 1 include:

-Malcolm Jenkins of the Philadelphia Eagles deciding, once again as he did in late 2017, to cease protesting.
-Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson of the Miami Dolphins became the first to kneel during this season, and received a shout-out from Colin Kaepernick.
-Brandon Marshall asserts that his rationale for remaining off of the field has evolved from protesting racism and police brutality to bringing awareness to a new leadership initiative he has launched.

Check back every Tuesday for the latest information on NFL protests during the anthem!