California NAACP officials are urging Congress to replace what they say is a racist national anthem.
NFL players have even helped fund their new team.
The president used a video of the Jamaican sprinter from 2012 to add to the NFL debate.
“Not only is he a racist but he's a racist with untreated mental illness. So under diff circumstances he's Dylann Roof.”
Rico Lavelle, who took a knee after singing the national anthem on Sunday in Detroit, said President Donald Trump's profane criticism of NFL players who silently protest is un-American.