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Broncos' Brandon Marshall loses endorsement deal over national anthem protest

Broncos' Brandon Marshall loses endorsement deal over national anthem protest

Denver Broncos lineman Brandon Marshall's decision to kneel in protest while the national anthem played ahead of the team's 21-20 victory over the Panthers on Thursday has cost him an endorsement. On Friday, the Air Academy Federal Credit Union said it cut ties with the athlete over his action.

"Although we have enjoyed Brandon Marshall as our spokesperson over the past five months, Air Academy Federal Credit Union (AAFCU) has ended our partnership," Glenn Strebe, AAFCU's president and CEO wrote on the company's Facebook page. "AAFCU is a membership-based organization who has proudly served the military community for over 60 years. While we respect Brandon's right...

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