San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, sits during the national anthem last Thursday. Ex-Green Beret and Seahawks long snapper Nate Boyer, second from right, penned an open letter to Kaepernick about his protest and met with him about it.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, sits during the national anthem last Thursday. Ex-Green Beret and Seahawks long snapper Nate Boyer, second from right, penned an open letter to Kaepernick about his protest and met with him about it. Chris Carlson AP
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, sits during the national anthem last Thursday. Ex-Green Beret and Seahawks long snapper Nate Boyer, second from right, penned an open letter to Kaepernick about his protest and met with him about it. Chris Carlson AP

Ex-Seahawk Boyer speaks from heart on debate over Kaepernick and anthem

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