Redskins will have anthem flyovers all season

Brian Tinsman
September 16, 2018 - 1:29 pm
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During every Washington Redskins home game this season, look to the skies during the National Anthem--there will be a military flyover.

This was a nugget first reported by 106.7 The Fan's Craig Hoffman after an interview with Redskins Senior Vice President of Consumer Sales and Marketing, who confirmed that it will happen every week at FedExField.

Here's how it paired with the massive American flag during this week's National Anthem, before the Redskins hosted the Indianapolis Colts. It was F-16s today:

After two years of controversy surrounding National Anthem protests around the league, this will be a good way for the Redskins to literally change what people look for during the pre-game ceremony.

 

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