Colin Kaepernick is playing in his first game tonight since it went viral that he was protesting the American flag and National Anthem because he doesn’t want to “show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses Black people and people of color”.
That game just so happens to be Military Appreciation Night in San Diego.
As he made his into the tunnel before tonight’s game, the 49ers QB was, as expected, cursed out, booed and heckled by seemingly an entire section of fans both while heading onto the field…
Kap run on. pic.twitter.com/MabgrujH1R
— Alex Flanagan (@Alex_Flanagan) September 2, 2016
…and heading off.