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Justin Britt stands by Michael Bennett in support during national anthem protest

Bennett will keep fighting for equality. Michael Bennett recently said he will continue to sit during the national anthem in order to support racial equality. During Friday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings, he had some support in the form of Justin Britt, who stood by Bennett and held on to his shoulder while the Seahawks defensive end sat. This is the second instance of a white football player supporting a black football player protesting during the anthem.
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