Kate Upton Doubles Down On Criticism Of NFL Players Protesting National Anthem

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David Hookstead Sports And Entertainment Editor
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Supermodel Kate Upton isn’t backing down from her stance criticizing NFL players that refuse to stand for the national anthem.

Upton initially left a lengthy message on Instagram hammering players disrespecting the flag. Some on Twitter attacked her because of her uncle Congressman Fred Upton’s voting record on 9/11 legislation. (RELATED: Supermodel Kate Upton DESTROYS NFL Players Disrespecting America [PHOTO])

However, the blonde supermodel didn’t yield an inch from her stance and responded to some critics on Twitter. (RELATED: NFL Commish Says He Supports Kaepernick, Might Punish Players Who Honor 9/11)

The national anthem has been a focal point for debate after San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refused to stand. Several more NFL players have now joined his cause.

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