During an interview on Conan previous year, Lynch discussed former San Francisco 49ers Colin Kaeperneck taking a knee during the anthem to protest police brutality and racial injustice.
Raiders coach Jack Del Rio said he spoke with Lynch after the game and was not aware that he planned to sit. Lynch is on a two-year, $9 million contract with the Oakland Raiders.
It's possible that Lynch has skipped the anthem in some settings, but Del Rio's statement made it sound like Lynch has consistently sat out the anthem throughout his career. "I said, 'So you understand how I feel, I very strongly believe in standing for the national anthem, but I'm gonna respect you as a man".
Patel thanks Sharad Yadav for support
In reply, Patel said: "Thank you for your support Sharadji". "But Vaghela betrayed Ahmed Patel during polling", the source said. Tyagi's statements were however countered by Ambalal Jadhav, the JD (U)'s general secretary in Gujarat.
Lynch hasn't spoken with media in Napa during training camp yet, and given that he hasn't stood for the anthem in over a decade it's unlikely he will do so for this matter. Raiders linebackers Bruce Irvin and Malcolm Smith joined in early a year ago, by standing through the anthem with a raised fist before a game at Tennessee.
Lynch rarely talks to the media but has voiced his support for quarterback Colin Kaepernick's 2016 season-long decision to kneel during the anthem to draw attention to what he saw as incidents of police brutality against people of color.
Pandya ton lifts India to 487 in 3rd Test
Speaking about the team, Virat mentioned that they didn't practice today, but are confident ebough to hit the field tomorrow. Giving them instructions were chief selector Sanath Jayasuriya and senior members of the Sri Lankan team management.
S&P falls 1.4 percent in safety flight on North Korea tensions
The data comes amid tepid inflation that has remained below the Federal Reserve's 2 percent target, despite low unemployment. The Dow Jones was down 0.3% in opening trade, declining to 22,016.8 and the wider S&P 500 index dropped 0.48% to 2,463.18.
USA stocks tumble on North Korea worries
Stocks were trading lower on Thursday, Aug. 10, as the threat of conflict with North Korea continued to percolate. Priceline Group dropped 8 percent after issuing a profit forecast that was weaker than analysts were expecting.
Valve Reveals New DOTA 2 Heroes
The disappointment was evident in the reaction of the crowd when Artifact was unveiled, as captured by Twitter user Nickisnixed. The company will capitalize on the massive popularity of " Dota 2 " by creating a game based on it.
US, France pledged to work to denuclearize North Korea
The influence of China in Pyongyang seems to be greatly reduced since Kim Jong Un became the North Korean leader in December 2011. Professor Lucas said: "The Chinese and the USA have been talking behind the scenes for months about what to do".
Dow slips 100 points as tensions with N.Korea escalate
The latest sell-off was the most severe yet, amounting to the biggest single-day drop for the stock market in almost three months. While the German DAX Index has edged down by 0.1%, the French CAC 40 Index and the UK's FTSE 100 Index are both down by 1%.