Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall kneels during national anthem of NFL regular-season kick-off

On the opening night of the NFL regular season, we’ve already seen a player take up Colin Kaepernick’s national-anthem protest.

During the anthem of the Denver Broncos-Carolina Panthers game, Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall took a knee.

He appeared to be the only player on either team to do so.

Here’s Marshall during the anthem:

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NBC

Thus far, we’ve now seen Marshal, Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane, and 49ers safety Eric Reid as the NFL players to join Kaepernick’s stance. It seems there will certainly be more.