The Colts players respond to the controversy.

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While the anthem protests weren't as prominent as last week, there were still some fans salty over the fact that it was happening in the first place. The Indianapolis Colts players responded with a letter to any fans that may have been upset with them for taking a knee. The released the following statement:

The comments on the post were respectful and everyone got along. Just kidding, it devolved in the s***-show we all knew it would. Regardless, I'm glad the team came together and released this statement.

However, I hope they soon release Chuck Pagano as head coach because 1-3 ain't working.