Kansas City Chief fans booed the reigning Super Bowl champions on Thursday night as the team locked arms with players on the Houston Texans in a moment of social justice unity before the game.
During the national anthem, the Chiefs all stood for the national anthem, except for defensive end Alex Okafor, on the sidelines linked arm in arm, while the Texans remained in their lockers. After the anthem had been played, the Texans emerged and both teams locked arms in a moment that was interrupted by boos from fans in Arrowhead Stadium. (RELATED: Houston Texans Stay In The Locker Room For The National Anthem, Kansas City Chiefs Mostly Stand)
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Singer Alicia Keys sang “Lift Every Voice and Sing” via a remote video feed. The song is often referred to as a black national anthem with the NFL planning to play the song before each game for the seasons opening week, according to NBC. (RELATED: POLL: 86.7% Of People Won’t Watch The