Close Covered Seahawks for Tacoma News Tribune for six seasons.
Played college football at University of Puget Sound
Bennett has been vocal in expressing his opinions on social issues over the past year.
Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch remained seated during the national anthem prior to the team's preseason opener against the Cardinals.
Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett says Colin Kaepernick's inability to latch on with an NFL team demonstrates the divide between black players and the fans who follow the sport.
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