The National Football League continues to struggle  with its athletes protesting during the playing of the American national anthem. icket sales have dropped, some TV ratings have dropped, and broadcast partner CBS has seen rating hits as well.
Ticket sales have dropped, TV ratings have dropped, and broadcast partner CBS has seen rating hits.
This week, the league announced it would not punish players with fines or suspensions if they did not stand and honor the national anthem.
President Donald Trump said  it’s too much talk, and that the NFL should walk the walk and punish players for doing so.