Seahawks postpone Colin Kaepernick visit after QB declined to stop kneeling, per report

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Colin Kaepernick’s free agent saga has taken yet another turn.

The Seattle Seahawks were scheduled to work out the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback this week but postponed the visit after Kaepernick declined to say he would stop kneeling during the national anthem, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

The Seahawks have not decided when or whether to reschedule the meeting with Kaepernick, according to Schefter.

Kaepernick, 30, has remained a free agent since last offseason. He first began kneeling during the national anthem in 2016 as a form of protest against police brutality and racial inequality.

Last October, Kaepernick filed a collusion grievance against the NFL, alleging that he had been denied employment as a result of his stance.

Multiple Seahawks players, including Michael Bennett (traded to the Philadelphia Eagles this

Article source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nfl/seahawks/2018/04/12/colin-kaepernick-seattle-seahawks-protest-national-anthem/511389002/

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