Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett, left, sits during the singing of the national anthem as center Justin Britt, right, stands next to him before NFL football preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs, Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Seattle.
Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett, left, sits during the singing of the national anthem as center Justin Britt, right, stands next to him before NFL football preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs, Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Seattle. Elaine Thompson AP
Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett, left, sits during the singing of the national anthem as center Justin Britt, right, stands next to him before NFL football preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs, Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Seattle. Elaine Thompson AP
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Michael Bennett sits again during anthem — with Seahawks teammate again at his side

August 25, 2017 6:45 PM

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Gregg Bell joined The News Tribune in July 2014. Bell had been the director of writing for the University of Washington's athletic department for four years. He was the senior national sports writer in Seattle for The Associated Press from 2005-10, covering the Seahawks in their first Super Bowl season and beyond. He's also been The Sacramento Bee's beat writer on the Oakland Athletics and Raiders. The native of Steubenville, Ohio, is a 1993 graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., and a 2000 graduate of the University of California, Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism.