Navy, Army probes find no racist intent in hand gestures

A Navy Midshipman signals his classmate on the field ahead of an NCAA college football game between the Army and the Navy, Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

(CNN) The US Naval Academy and US Military Academy at West Point said that the hand gesture some cadets and midshipmen were seen making on camera was part of a game known as the “circle game” and not a white supremacist symbol.