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Malcolm Jenkins of the Philadelphia Eagles raises his fist during the national anthem as Chris Long puts his arm around him before the preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lincoln Financial Field on Thursday in Philadelphia. Mitchell Leff/Getty Images hide caption

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John Schnatter's resignation comes months after he had already quit as CEO in the wake of controversial remarks concerning the National Football League's handling of anthem protests. Jack Dempsey/Invision/AP hide caption

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The New Orleans Saints kneel before the playing of the national anthem before the game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on Oct. 22. Dylan Buell/Getty Images hide caption

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Louisiana Lawmaker Threatens Saints' Tax Breaks After Anthem Protests

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