Surreal scene in Nashville as Seahawks, Titans skip national anthem

Entire teams, including coaches, staff, players, stay in lockerroom
Entire teams, including coaches, staff, players, stay in lockerroom
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Seahawks, Titans stay off field for anthem: “We will not stand for injustice that has plagued people of color in this country”

September 24, 2017 01:10 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.