VIDEOS: Players from the Bears, Lions, Ravens, Panthers take knee during the national anthem

Moments ago, players from the Chicago Bears and the Detroit Lions joined in on an anthem protest.

Several Bears players took a knee.

Meanwhile, Bears players Jimmy Graham James Vaughters raised their fists in the air.

Bears chairman George McCaskey hasshowed support for player protests.

“I hope the players know that they’re in an environment here where they will be supported,” McCaskey recently said.

“And we’ve told them that whatever they decide to do, we will support them. I’m very impressed that for a lot of guys it’s more than the symbolism of taking a knee. It’s concrete action to make the positive change in our community. If they feel more encouraged now to speak out, we welcome that,” he added.

Players from the Baltimore Ravens also took a knee during the national anthem.

Several Panther players took a knee and raised their fists.

A recent Reuters poll showed a massive collapse in the net positive favorability of the sports industry amid a social justice push.