After watching NFL players Colin Kaepernick, Brandon Marshall and others take a knee for the National Anthem, nearly an entire high school football team from Virginia did the same thing.
But last night during the Virginia Tech/Tennessee game, red-blooded American patriots weren’t about to let anything like that happen.
Check out their stunning tribute to “The Star Spangled Banner” and our armed forces…
Now Virginia Teach and Tennessee, two college football teams, have weighed in on the controversy in a massive way.
In Saturday’s night game between the rivals, a record breaking 150,000 people were in attendance.
— Bryan Bennett (@weatherbryan) September 11, 2016
When it came time for the pre-game anthem, the display of patriotism in the stadium was nothing short of breathtaking.
It started with a giant American flag on the field:
But that wasn’t enough. So they put flags in the stands as well:
— Marshall Hughes (@marshallhughes) September 11, 2016