Fight The Power: Colin Kaepernick Blasts Brands Who Dropped Brandon Marshall Over Anthem Protest

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Colin Kaepernick Condemns Companies Who Dropped Brandon Marshall

Colin Kaepernick has blasted companies who dropped Brandon Marshall for taking a stance on the National Anthem. According to EurWeb:

A backup quarterback’s job is to be quiet, and sit in the shadows and get the starter ready to play Week 1,” Dilfer stated. “Yet he chose a time where all of a sudden he became the center of attention, and it has disrupted that organization. It has caused friction, and it’s torn at the fabric of the team.”

Kaepernick calls the former QB’s statements “ridiculous.” He says that police brutality is more important than his role as a quarterback.

“To me, you are telling me that my position as a backup QB and being quiet is more important than people’s lives,” he responds. “I would ask him to really have a conversation with the families of people that have been murdered. And see if he still feels that way. Because I bet that he doesn’t … ”

Kaepernick also said that he supports Brandon Marshall and other players who have come forth and put their careers and endorsements on the line.

“That’s embarrassing for those companies. They let someone with a strong personality, such strong character go because they don’t believe in racial equality and justice for all.”

Watch Colin speak below:

Russell Simmons has since extended a sponsorship to Brandon…

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