We’ll Be Standing Together’: Denver Broncos Announce End of Anthem Demonstrations

The NFL’s Denver Broncos announced that they will stand together on Sunday in respect to the national anthem, the country and its veterans.In a joint statement, the 52-member squad said their actions last week were “in no way a protest of the military, the flag or those who keep us safe.”The statement comes a few days after Broncos executive John Elway – who led the team to a Superbowl victory as its quarterback in 1997 – said he believes in standing for the anthem.“Take the politics out of football,” Elway said.The team’s statement also explained their demonstrations from the past week: