Suggested policy: Stand for the anthem or you don’t play in that game and you don’t get paid for that game.
Repeat the offense and you’re terminated.
Simple, isn’t it.
The actual NFL policy on kneeling is weak and wimpy, but it’s still upsetting blacks, some of whom vow never to watch the game again.
Blacks may be p*ssed off, but they’ll watch.
With its decision to ban kneeling during the national anthem, critics are accusing the NFL of prioritizing being in the good financial graces of mainstream America over the social justice passions of its players trying to draw attention to the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of police.
Some opponents of the new policy now vow to never watch an NFL game again.