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Drew Brees' ‘disrespecting the flag' comments draw intense backlash, including from Ravens great Ed Reed

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Drew Brees was criticized sharply by fellow high-profile athletes on Wednesday after the Saints quarterback reiterated his opposition to kneeling during the national anthem.
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Brees' anthem comments draw backlash from teammates, others

Brees' anthem comments draw backlash from teammates, others

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NEW ORLEANS - Drew Brees was sharply criticized by fellow high-profile athletes, including some of his own teammates, on Wednesday after the Saints quarterback reiterated his opposition to kneeling during the national anthem.
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Drew Brees facing heat from teammates, others over anthem comments

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The Saints quarterback was asked to revisit former NFL QB Colin Kaepernick's 2016 protest of police brutality against minorities.
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LeBron, NFL players rip Brees after comments about kneeling

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NBA superstar LeBron James and even New Orleans Saints teammates Malcolm Jenkins, Michael Thomas and Cameron Jordan took aim at Drew Brees on Wednesday after the quarterback reiterated his objection to those who kneel during the national anthem.
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Joe Horn: People like LeBron James criticizing Drew Brees don't know him

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As Saints quarterback Drew Brees takes criticism for conflating kneeling during the national anthem with disrespecting the flag and the country, one former teammate is standing up for him. Former Saints receiver Joe Horn told Jeff Duncan of TheAthletic.com that people like LeBron James, who bashed Brees' comments, should get to know Brees first. “People
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Drew Brees Criticized for Calling Kneeling During the Anthem ‘Disrespectful'

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Some of those who criticized Brees's remarks were prominent professional sports figures, including members of his own team.
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Drew Brees draws criticism from sports world, including DMV athletes, over comments on kneeling during anthem

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Comments from Drew Brees made in an interview with Yahoo Finance's Daniel Roberts about why he wouldn't support teammates kneeling during the national anthem when
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Drew Brees: 'I will never agree with anybody disrespecting the flag'

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Saints QB, reflecting on Colin Kaepernick's taking a knee during national anthem in 2016, draws criticism from athletes in wake of George Floyd's death.
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Saints quarterback Drew Brees' comments in response to prospect of NFL players kneeling draw backlash within NFL circles and beyond

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Saints quarterback Drew Brees was asked about players potentially kneeling during the NFL season in response to the police killing of George Floyd. His national anthem response drew backlash.
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Marcus Davenport defends Drew Brees

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Wednesday's comments from Saints quarterback Drew Brees did not go over well with many figures in the sports world, including teammate Malcolm Jenkins. Another teammate, defensive end Marcus Davenport, has taken to Twitter to defend Brees. “Drew wasn't talking about the current protest, the riots or really anything besides HIS feelings on kneeling during the
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Drew Brees Just Made A Major Fumble On The Topic Of Racial Justice And The Flag

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By holding up the importance of a flag over the significance of the protest movement by his fellow players, the New Orleans quarterback badly misses the mark.
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Drew Brees is criticized by LeBron James after comments about 'disrespecting the flag'

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Drew Brees gets backlash from LeBron James for saying kneeling during the national anthem is "disrespecting the flag."
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