Rihanna Reportedly Turned Down Super Bowl in Support of Colin Kaepernick

Roger Goodell talking at a podium at the Super Bowl

"They offered it to her, but she said no because of the kneeling controversy".

The athlete faced some serious backlash from within the National Football League and among conservatives but was also supported by a slew of other players and celebs.

Did Rihanna make the right decision to turn down the NFL's offer or should she have gotten her bread?

When Colin Kaepernick said in an instantly famous Nike commercial, "Believe in something, even if it means sacrificing everything", Rihanna listened.

Kaepernick, a former quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, began kneeling during the national anthem at NFL games during the 2016 season to call attention to social injustices and racial inequality.

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Jay Z did the same. She reportedly did so because she doesn't agree with NFL's stance on Colin Kaepernick.

Well. Guess who decided not to do the Super Bowl LIII Halftime Show?

Rihanna is taking a knee with Kap. Just when she walks in a room, people feel her presence'. "So Cardi B, Christina Aguilera, Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar are all possible". The 2019 Super Bowl is scheduled for February 3 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.

Our source goes on, "They want to have it have a feel like the Super Bowl halftime show with Aerosmith in 2001 where various acts were all a part of it and many fan bases could enjoy".

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