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These high school players counter NFL
protests with flag-waving, not kneeling

Hot Air, by Andrew Malcolm

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Posted By:SurferLad, 10/2/2017 11:02:28 AM

Some Georgia high school football players had an inspiring little protest of their own this weekend. And it involved running, not kneeling. While pro National Football League players were locking arms and taking a knee across the country to protest someone or something or other, these high school players decided to exercise their freedom of speech a little differently in their country by celebrating America instead of criticizing it. The entire Fannin County Rebel team ran onto the field together, each player carrying a large U.S. flag. The patriotic display happened before their game with the Greater Atlanta Christian School

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Ranger Applejack Dawson, 10/2/2017 11:33:41 AM     (No. 11403437)

AND ....

It was most likely a better and more enjoyable style of football the fans were treated to as well.

Pro football has been overrated since Johnny Unitas retired.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Pros7767, 10/2/2017 11:56:29 AM     (No. 11403485)

How about that? A group of young High School students showing the NFL how it is supposed to be done!

Cheers for the team, coaches and parents!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: TXknitter, 10/2/2017 11:58:16 AM     (No. 11403489)

How amazing. Georgia, you should be so proud. More guts than these NFL teams! Wow.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Baxter1, 10/2/2017 12:11:06 PM     (No. 11403507)

G-d Bless them!!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Lucky5, 10/2/2017 12:40:24 PM     (No. 11403549)

And how many of those households do you think are still watching NFL football? I would guess close to zero! Go team.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Smart11344, 10/2/2017 12:42:45 PM     (No. 11403556)

It´s refreshing to discover there are true patriots in our country, even young people in HS. I was in HS when Nixon/Mennedy ran in 1960. I was a NIXON supporter. The corruption in voting in Chicago cost him the election. But, being a true American, he didn´t want to challenge that fact. God Bless Him.
BTW, Kennedy, probably would not be considered a democrat by today´s standards.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: StormCnter, 10/2/2017 1:29:42 PM     (No. 11403647)

This probably happened in many small towns, but few alerted the national media. The entire Dublin, Texas, High School football squad did it, too, running and carrying enormous US flags.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: TXknitter, 10/2/2017 1:34:09 PM     (No. 11403651)

#7 is right. I saw in CBN that entire high school teams in Tennessee, Oklahoma, Wyoming, Texas, Alabama and Georgia have been doing similar things ever since Colin K. started this nonsense. I am glad that at least this Georgia team’s actions did make the mainstream media this time!!

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