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NFL apology over treatment of players’ anti-racism protests

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has apologised for the way the US football league has handled players’ protests against racial injustice and police brutality.

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has apologised for the way the United States National Football League has handled players’ protests against racial injustice and police brutality.

Colin Kaepernick and others began kneeling in 2016 as the national anthem was played.

Al Jazeera’s Alexi O’Brien reports.