Colin Kaepernick sat at his old creaky table. He had just seen that yet another black person had been shot. He had been thinking about what he can do to fix this problem. Football season is right around the corner. Can he do something or will anyone else step up and do the right thing.
A couple days later he was entering the game tunnel. He changed into his gear and was ready for the pre game warmup. Later during the national anthem Colin took a knee instead of standing up. This shocked everybody. All of the sudden the game didn't matter anymore. Even during the game people were shocked. After the game during the postgame interview he explained why he did it and said, "I will do this until someone steps up and does something".
On social media news of this spread. Colin kept doing what he did. Over the course pf the season more and more players began to join the cause making this bigger. Fans also began to join their favorite players. At the end of the season Colin was released by the team. Colin got a big contract with Nike after. He also made a friend with basketball superstar Lebron James