Political statements such as the one being made by San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) during the national anthem should not be a part of sports, Panthers coach Ron Rivera says.
Political statements such as the one being made by San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) during the national anthem should not be a part of sports, Panthers coach Ron Rivera says. Marcio Jose Sanchez AP
Political statements such as the one being made by San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) during the national anthem should not be a part of sports, Panthers coach Ron Rivera says. Marcio Jose Sanchez AP

Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera: Sports and politics shouldn’t be mixed

September 15, 2016 05:39 PM

UPDATED September 15, 2016 10:11 PM

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