Trump renews attacks on NFL players, calling for suspensions

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TheHill—President Trump on Friday renewed his attacks on NFL players who protest during the national anthem, claiming they "wanted to show their 'outrage' at something that most of them are unable to define.""The NFL playe...

Trump renews attacks on NFL players after preseason protests. President Donald Trump on Friday renewed his attacks on NFL players pushing for criminal justice and other social reforms as U.S. media reported that a number of players protested during the league’s preseason opening late on Thursday. The National Football League has struggled with how to address the issue of protesting players during the playing of the U.S. national anthem, seeking to react to Trump’s drumbeat of attacks over the past year while managing relations …