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Colin Kaepernick's polarizing story comes to Baltimore

Colin Kaepernick's polarizing story comes to Baltimore

When Colin Kaepernick declined to stand for the national anthem before a San Francisco 49ers preseason game last summer, perhaps he knew he was lighting a powder keg that would still burn a year later. Perhaps not.

But what began as a quiet protest of racial inequality in America has become one of the most hotly debated sports controversies in recent memory — and one that has moved to Baltimore in the past week, as the Ravens considered signing the onetime Super Bowl quarterback.

A part-time starter the past two seasons and currently a man without a team, Kaepernick is a hero to those who believe he’s courageously prioritized his convictions above his lucrative football career...

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