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2017 USA Does It Take More Courage To Stand For The National Anthem Alone Or To Stay In The Locker Room With The Rest Of The Team

Army Ranger Alejandro Villanueva

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin,”Like I said, I was looking for 100 percent participation, we were gonna be respectful of our football team.”  That’s 100% of the Pittsburgh Steelers not standing for the playing of the National Anthem.

NFL national anthem flap sees Steelers coach Mike Tomlin rap Alejandro Villanueva

By Greg Norman, Fox News

For Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin, being “respectful of our football team” trumped the right of Steelers offensive tackle Alejandro Villanueva to show respect for the national anthem.

A former Army Ranger, Villanueva was the only Steeler to break from the team’s orders and come out of the tunnel Sunday in Chicago to stand for “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Continue reading