Four Jacksonville Jaguars Players Not On Field For National Anthem
For the 3rd-straight year, the NFL has a National Anthem issue and it started right away during the first preseason game for several teams.
Just before their game against the New Orleans Saints, four Jaguars players didn’t bother to show their faces on the field during the playing of the National Anthem.
Telvin Smith, Jalen Ramsey, Leonard Fournette and T.J. Yeldon were not on the field with the rest of the Jaguars for the playing of the National Anthem. They came out of the tunnel a few moments later. Working to determine if that was related to any… https://t.co/1qMGW1wf4H
— Michael DiRocco (@ESPNdirocco) August 9, 2018
The rest of the team that stayed on the field stood during the playing of the Anthem.
Last year at Wembley Stadium in London, the Jags were at the center of controversy after a dozen or so players kneeled during the Anthem, but then stood for the playing of “God Save the Queen.”