On Sunday, Patriot’s owner Robert Kraft released a statement saying he was “deeply disappointed” by the tone of Trump’s comments earlier this week regarding the NFL player who kneel in protest, and that fans should boycott the NFL if players keep doing it.
The statement is as follows:
A reporter then asked President Trump how he felt about his long-time friend, Kraft, releasing a statement that was clearly anti-Trump. The triggered president said he thinks Kraft’s ideas are disrespectful to the country. Immediately after his comment, Trump wiped his brow with his middle finger, subtlety giving the Patriot’s owner the bird.
Watch the video, here: