It didn’t take long before the NFL community responded via Twitter to President Donald Trump’s comments Friday night that owners should fire players that protest during the national anthem.
Not surprisingly, NFL players disagreed.
Trump stay in ur place… football have nothing to do wit u smh
— Zach Brown (@ZachBrown_55) September 23, 2017
When will people learn that fear won’t make someone sit down. It quite possibly will make more stand up for what they believe in.
— Chris Conley (@_flight17_) September 23, 2017
It's a shame and disgrace when you have the President of the US calling citizens of the country sons of a bitches.
— Bishop Sankey (@BishopSankey) September 23, 2017
Does anyone tell trump to stick to politics, like they tell us to stick to sports? Smh.
— Eric Ebron (@Ebron85) September 23, 2017
He's not even good at that lol https://t.co/txqH0ACkQg
— Reggie Bush (@ReggieBush) September 23, 2017
— Thomas Davis (@ThomasDavisSDTM) September 23, 2017
yo this man is wildin’!!!!! https://t.co/KZOnGrKUd4
— Emmanuel Acho (@thEMANacho) September 23, 2017
What an emphatic response, where was this passion in response to Charlottesville… https://t.co/OkVZTdloXx
— Max Garcia (@MGarcia_76) September 23, 2017
I can’t take anything our Celebrity in Chief says seriously. He’s a real life clown/troll
— George Iloka (@George_iloka) September 23, 2017
Continue to use your voices and your platforms for racial equality and to stop injustices in our communities. This is bigger than us!!! ✊
— Michael Thomas (@Michael31Thomas) September 23, 2017
Praying for Mr. Trump and all the people of this country. 1 Timothy 2:1-8
— Cecil Shorts III (@CecilShortsIII) September 23, 2017