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W 17-9
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W 27-24
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Packers claim their anthem protests not about President Trump

(TSX / STATS) -- GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Not all of the national anthem protests are about President Donald Trump's controversial remarks from Friday night.

While most members of the Green Bay Packers and Cincinnati Bengals stood on their respective sidelines, arms interlocked in a show of unity, the Packers' Martellus Bennett, Lance Kendricks and Kevin King sat on the bench for the anthem before Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals. For Kendricks, whose brother is a policeman, it was about supporting Bennett and raising awareness for the people in Puerto Rico who were slammed last week by Hurricane Maria. Kendricks' wife is from Puerto Rico.

"My brother has my full support," an emotional Kendricks said after he played a key role in the Packers' 27-24 victory. "He's my oldest brother. He's my big brother. He taught me the way. I think he'd be proud of me for standing up for what I believe in. It's just bigger than us. We can't be selfish. There are people over there missing and homeless. It's bigger than being selfish on a decision to do something. It's about helping others and making sure others are safe, especially in this country. Puerto Rico is a part of this country. ...

NFC North Division
Minnesota 210.667
Detroit 210.667
Green Bay 210.667
Chicago 120.333
Full Standings
Pass Yds: A. Rodgers967
Pass TDs: A. Rodgers6
Rush Yds: T. Montgomery124
Rush TDs: T. Montgomery2
Rec Yds: D. Adams206
Rec TDs: J. Nelson3
Int: None 
Sacks: J. Jones2.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 1081 (10)
Passing Yards: 967 (2)
Rushing Yards: 207 (26)
Points per game: 22.3 (15)
Yards per game: 360.3 (10)
Touchdowns: 8 (8)
Field Goals: 4 (22)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 890 (12)
Passing Yards: 622 (10)
Rushing Yards: 341 (21)
Points per game: 22.3 (17)
Yards per game: 296.7 (8)
Touchdowns: 5 (5)
Field Goals: 6 (20)
Date Player Transactions
9/21 R. Jean Francois signed
9/21 J. Spriggs on IR hamstring
9/13 A. Pankey active/prac. squad
9/13 R. Jean Francois cut
9/13 D. Greene pract. squad add
9/12 L. Gunter cut
9/11 G. Allison suspension lifted
9/8 J. Kerridge cut
9/8 J. Kerridge off IR calf
9/5 C. Ringo cut
Date Player Status
9/24 D. Bakhtiari hamstring (Doubtful)
9/24 K. Brice groin (Doubtful)
9/24 B. Bulaga ankle (Questionable)
9/24 R. Cobb chest (Doubtful)
9/24 M. Daniels hip (Doubtful)
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