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2 NFL Players Kneeled During The National Anthem Tonight

The NFL logo in the middle of Metlife Stadium.

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - JANUARY 08: A detail of the official National Football League NFL logo is seen painted on the turf as the New York Giants host the Atlanta Falcons during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at MetLife Stadium on January 8, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

A full slate of NFL preseason games are on tap for this evening. Several of them have already kicked off.

The national anthem issue remains a big one for the league.

Two players in the Dolphins-Buccaneers game knelt for the Star Spangled Banner before this evening's game.

Miami wide receivers Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson both kneeled during the national anthem.

As NFL insider Jeff Darlington notes, the league has hit the "pause" button on potential punishment for kneeling. "As Kenny Stills remains on a knee for the National Anthem, it is important to note the NFL has hit pause on the possibility of any discipline for on-field protests as they continue to discuss the situation with the NFLPA," he writes.

Stay tuned.