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Jerry Jones Says Players Who "Disrespect The Flag" Won't Play

Jerry Jones takes knee with Cowboys.

Jones doesn't want to see players protesting during the anthem.

After Sunday's game between the Green Bay Packers and Dallas Cowboys, Jerry Jones spoke with reporters.

Jones revealed a surprising punishment for players who "disrespect the flag" by protesting during the national anthem.

The Cowboys owner said players who protest during the anthem will not be able to play in the game.

It's a surprising statement from Jones, and one that puts his players in a peculiar position. The NFL does not have a rule that states players must stand for the national anthem, thus Cowboys players that kneel during the game cannot be punished by the NFL.

It will be interesting to see how Cowboys players handle the anthem going forward.