Trump has never shied away from attacking people, especially on Twitter and over the last two days he’s attacked many people, some of them being NFL players.
Trump, in an attempt to fire up his base, went after Colin Kaepernick and everyone who supported him. Yet in doing so, he went after NFL player, compelling NFL teams to respond to his divisive remarks through individual statements. Here are the team and/or team owners who have issued statements. We will continue to update the list as they are issued.
Statement from #Steelers President Art Rooney II:
Statement from @HoustonTexans Founder, Chairman and CEO Robert C. McNair:
Statement from our Owner Shad Khan:
Statement from Owner Steve Bisciotti.
Statement from #Patriots Chairman & CEO Robert Kraft:
A statement from Seahawks President Peter McLoughlin
Statement from #Colts Owner @JimIrsay on recent events:
Statement from Buffalo Bills Owners Terry and Kim Pegula.
Statement from Arthur Blank:
We could not be more proud, appreciative and grateful for our players.” A statement from President/CEO Joe Ellis: https://t.co/vBy9LbKZ4h
Statement from Miami Dolphins Owner and Founder of Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality (RISE) Stephen Ross.
NY @Giants call POTUS comments “inappropriate, offensive and divisive