Safety Eric Reid, right, kneels with then-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, center, and outside linebacker Eli Harold, left, during the national anthem before the team’s home game against the Dallas Cowboys in October 2016. Friday, the league and lawyers for Kaepernick and Reid announced a settlement in the players’ collusion case against the NFL.
Safety Eric Reid, right, kneels with then-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, center, and outside linebacker Eli Harold, left, during the national anthem before the team’s home game against the Dallas Cowboys in October 2016. Friday, the league and lawyers for Kaepernick and Reid announced a settlement in the players’ collusion case against the NFL. Marcio Jose Sanchez AP
Safety Eric Reid, right, kneels with then-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, center, and outside linebacker Eli Harold, left, during the national anthem before the team’s home game against the Dallas Cowboys in October 2016. Friday, the league and lawyers for Kaepernick and Reid announced a settlement in the players’ collusion case against the NFL. Marcio Jose Sanchez AP

Gregg Bell is the Seahawks and NFL writer for The News Tribune. In January 2019 he was named the Washington state sportswriter of the year by the National Sports Media Association. He started covering the NFL in 2002 as the Oakland Raiders beat writer for The Sacramento Bee. The Ohio native began covering the Seahawks in their first Super Bowl season of 2005. In a prior life he graduated from West Point and served as a tactical intelligence officer in the U.S. Army, so he may ask you to drop and give him 10.