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Chargers Will Salute Military While Colin Kaepernick Is Slated to Play

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick throws during an NFL football training camp on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick throws during an NFL football training camp on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo)

Amid Colin Kaepernick’s protest over the U.S. national anthem, the San Diego Chargers will salute the military when the San Francisco 49ers play on Thursday...




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