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    A Stormy Football Season Kicks Off

    American football is as unique as its native land. So as college ball advances and the NFL begins its season Thursday with an apropos Patriots–Chiefs matchup, expect disputes over political expression and violence. Even the great Aaron Rodgers thinks fellow pro quarterback Colin Kaepernick deserves a job, national anthem protests notwithstanding, while a veteran TV analyst is quitting over the sport’s endemic brain injuries. But in a competition that can be the nexus between politics, God and country, plenty of fans and team owners won’t take this sitting down.

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