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Trump help’s NFL players and Owners bond….

The more he makes noise about the players kneeling?

The more he forces the owners to back the players , who make them money…..

Atta Guy Donald !

Donald Trump inadvertently may have guaranteed there is no work stoppage in the NFL in 2021.

The 10-year collective bargaining agreement expires after the 2020 season and NFLPA boss DeMaurice Smith said in August, “I think that the likelihood of either a strike or a lockout is almost a virtual certainty.”

Smith, a former trial lawyer and litigation partner in a Washington, D.C., law firm, is a natural at agitating and lives for confrontation. He has four more years to get the players worked up. Of course, half of them will be out of the league by then.

His posturing had already begun… and along came Trump.

The moment Trump called any player who was not standing for the National Anthem a “son of a bitch,” he created a bond between the players and the owners that had never before existed. The owners had to defend the players. The players appreciated the support of the owners.

Even though seven owners had contributed $1 million to either Trump’s campaign or inauguration, they had to side with their employees…..

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Donald Trump needs to get over the NFL players….

Things like this just makes him look stupid….

Trump launches petition against NFL players’ anthem protests

U.S. President Donald Trump has stepped up the pressure on the National Football League over protests by its players during the national anthem by launching a petition and asking his supporters to show their patriotism by backing it.

The move came after NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell this week rejected Trump’s calls to punish players who kneel for the anthem to protest racism. Trump has said the protests are unpatriotic and disrespectful of military veterans.

“The President has asked for a list of supporters who stand for the National Anthem. Add your name below to show your patriotism and support,” said the petition issued on Thursday by the Trump Make America Great Again Committee, a fundraising organization for Trump and Vice President Mike Pence…..

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