As trial balloons go, the one the National Football League floated on Monday hinting the league might leave national anthem protocol to the discretion of each individual team seems innocuous enough.
Given how sensitive and emotional the national anthem controversy has become – for the league and its players and fans alike – why not let each club decide how to proceed rather than the league handing down some heavy-handed decree declaring a uniformed approach to be adhered to and policed.
Then again, isn’t that what they told the passengers as they boarded the Hindenburg?
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Source: OC Register Sports