No players knelt during national anthem at Super Bowl

Although there were rumblings of division before Super Bowl 52, with a Colin Kaepernick reference from rapper Cardi B and a condemnation of President Donald Trump by ESPN's Jemele Hill, players on both the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles all stood in unison for Pink's rendition of the national anthem.

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No players from New England or Philadelphia were kneeling or sitting during the national anthem before the Super Bowl.

Credit: Rob Carr

Credit: Rob Carr

Nearly all the Patriots stood in line with their right hands over their hearts during Pink’s singing of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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