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  • Raiders’ Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem

    As he did all of last season, Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch remained seated during the national anthem prior to Friday night's preseason opener against the Detroit Lions in Oakland.

    Lynch sat for the anthem throughout his first season with the Raiders. He has not publicly explained the practice.

    Whether it will draw reprimand for Lynch this season remains to be seen. The NFL in May adopted a policy requiring players on the field to stand during the anthem...


  • Raiders’ Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem

    As he did all of last season, Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch remained seated during the national anthem prior to Friday night's preseason opener against the Detroit Lions in Oakland.

    Lynch sat for the anthem throughout his first season with the Raiders. He has not publicly explained the practice.

    Whether it will draw reprimand for Lynch this season remains to be seen. The NFL in May adopted a policy requiring players on the field to stand during the anthem...


  • Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem

    Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch sat during the national anthem. Lynch declined to stand for the anthem before the exhibition opener against the Detroit Lions on Friday night. Lynch also sat for the anthem all of last season but never gave a reason for his decision. No other...