Trump Called Football Soft, So These Battle-Hardened NFL Vets Had to Respond

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Bleacher Report—When President Donald Trump blasted protesting NFL players at a campaign rally in Huntsville, Alabama, on Sept. 22, encouraging team owners to fire any "son of a bitch" who "disrespects our flag," the outburst prompted a rare shoulder-to-shoulder display of solidarity by the league's players and owners and even more multifaceted protests at that weekend's games.  But the resulting firestorm focused almost solely on the comments Trump made about the controversial player protests involving the...

NFL, NBA players respond to Trump, call him a ‘bum,’ ‘a–hole’. It has been a long 24 hours for the “stick to sports” crowd. Donald Trump ripped NFL players at campaign rally Friday night in Alabama for not standing during the national anthem, saying owners should fire them for the protests. Then, he tweeted Saturday morning that Stephen Curry’s invitation to the White House was rescinded,...