Saints Quarterback Drew Brees Says He Will Stand for the National Anthem, but Supports Those Who Kneel

Aug 01, 2020 - Time Magazine

(NEW ORLEANS) — Saints quarterback Drew Brees says he’ll remain standing for “The Star Spangled Banner,” but professed respect and support for those who protest racism and social injustice by kneeling during the national anthem.

“I’ll always stand for the flag because of what it means to me and to honor all those who have sacrificed, who have served and died for our country, and all those who have struggled to move this country forward,” Brees said Saturday in a conference ca...