Report: NFL to Play Black National Anthem Prior to Week 1 Games


The NFL plans on playing “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” commonly known as the Black national anthem, prior to kickoff of its Week 1 games, according to The Undefeated’s Jason Reid.

“Lift Every Voice and Sing” is expected to be performed prior to “The Star-Spangled Banner,” according to The Undefeated.

Per Reid, the league is also weighing a number of other ways to recognize victims of police brutality during the 2020 season. The NFLPA is also reportedly considering listing the names of victims on uniforms through helmet decals or jersey patches. 

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