Players and coaches from the Florida Gators and Ole Miss Rebels took a knee before kickoff Saturday as a statement of unity in support of social justice efforts.

Here's a look at the moment:

Jake Thompson of the Oxford Eagle provided a joint statement from the SEC teams:

In August, Florida head coach Dan Mullen joined several of his players and other student-athletes from the school in a protest march in Gainesville. He discussed the effort to use their platform to push for needed reforms: