Two Detroit Lions players kneel during national anthem

Posted at 2:07 PM, Oct 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-01 14:07:49-04

Two Detroit Lions players took a knee during the national anthem before Sunday's game in Minnesota.

The players were Jalen Reeves-Maybin and Steve Longa.

Eight players kneeled last week in wake of President Donald Trump's comments that NFL players who kneel should be fired.