Michael Rose-Ivey kneels during national anthem

Nebraska players were on the field for the national anthem Saturday — the first time since the Northwestern game — and Michael Rose-Ivey knelt during its playing.

Rose-Ivey did the same thing at that Northwestern game. His protest sparked a mixture of outrage and praise. He later explained his reasoning, saying he needed to use his platform to speak out against racial injustice. Click here to watch Rose-Ivey's speech from September on his national anthem protest.

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