"Friends who know me, know that I love football," tweeted Democratic lawmaker Keith Ellison on Sunday. "But I won’t be watching this NFL season because of the unfair cowardly and idiotic kneeling ban. #BoycottNFL."
“Disgraceful that @nyjets owner will pay fines for players who kneel for National Anthem. Encouraging a movement premised on lies vs. police. Would he support all player protests? Would he pay fines of players giving Nazi salutes or spew racism? It’s time to say goodbye to Jets!”
You know it's bad when Roseanne Barr compares it to her infamous performance in 1990.
The lyric "In all thy sons command" will now become "in all of us command."
The group accused the NFL of using veterans as “props” during its games.
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.