New Orleans Saints superstar quarterback Drew Brees made it very clear that he is not a fan of Colin Kaepernick’s decision to sit during the national anthem.
“I disagree. I wholeheartedly disagree. Not that he wants to speak out about a very important issue. No, he can speak out about a very important issue. But there’s plenty of other ways that you can do that in a peaceful manner that doesn’t involve being disrespectful to the American flag,” Brees told the media when asked about the situation. (RELATED: Millionaire NFL Quarterback Has Mind-Boggling Reason For Refusal To Stand For National Anthem)
The San Francisco 49ers quarterback ignited a firestorm when he sat during the national anthem in a game against the Green Bay Packers. (RELATED: Hookstead’s Hot Take: America Stood Up For Colin Kaepernick, He Should Stand For The Flag)
Kaepernick has faced condemnation for his, including from Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. (RELATED: Donald Trump On Colin Kaepernick: Perhaps He Should Find A New Country To Live In)
However, Kaepernick has no plans to stop sitting during the national anthem.