“Home of the Chiefs” should appreciate Marcus Peters’ anthem protest – Kansas City Chiefs News

“Home of the Chiefs” should appreciate Marcus Peters’ anthem protest – Kansas City Chiefs News

As Chiefs fans reach critical mass in the moments before kickoff against the Eagles on Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium, they’ll be confronted with the trivialization of the national anthem.

But enough about the thousands of people who will yell “home of the Chiefs” at the end of The Star-Spangled Banner …

Ironically, some of those, maybe many, will be outraged if cornerback Marcus Peters again peacefully protests by sitting during the anthem — making a statement he has declined to elaborate on since he took a seat on a training table before the Sept. 7 opener at New England.

Still, his sentiments can succinctly be summed up.

In a tweet he posted hours before the game, Peters displayed the bottoms of shoes inscribed with the words “LIBERTY”…

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