Drew Brees Draws Backlash For Comments On Anthem Protests

Saints quarterback Drew Brees is drawing backlash after an interview with Yahoo! Finance on Wednesday. Brees was asked about potential protests during the national anthem this season in the NFL and stated his feelings: “I will never agree with anybody disrespecting the flag of the United States of America or our country.” Teammates, fellow athletes and celebrities have since criticized Brees for his comments on social media.

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