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NFL bans players from kneeling during national anthem

Buffalo Bills players kneel during the national anthem prior to an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Melanie Lust '19, Editor In Chief

May 28, 2018

Melanie Lust '19   The National Football League officially prohibited football players from kneeling during the national anthem. The the long-awaited policy announcement, unanimously approved by NFL owners with one abstention, reads that "all team and league personnel on the field shall st...

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