Brett Favre Golfs With Donald Trump In New Jersey
Written by B87FM on July 25, 2020
NFL legend Brett Favre joined President Donald Trump on the golf course, Saturday.
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The 2 have been photographed collectively throughout the spherical. Favre has stored his political leaning personal for probably the most half; nonetheless, in June, the previous quarterback referred to as Colin Kaepernick a “hero” and in contrast him to Pat Tillman, contradicting Trump’s stark stance on Kaepernick’s protests.
“It is not straightforward for a man his age—black or white, Hispanic, no matter—to cease one thing that you have all the time dreamed of doing and put it on maintain, possibly perpetually, for one thing that you just consider in,” Favre instructed TMZ Sports activities. “…I can solely consider proper off the highest of my head, Pat Tillman is one other man that did one thing comparable. And we regard him as a hero, so I might assume that hero standing will probably be stamped with Kaepernick as effectively.”
Trump was initially extraordinarily vital of Kaepernick kneeling throughout the Nationwide Anthem, however has softened his stance in current months. In June, Trump stated the previous quarterback needs to be given a second probability if he can show he is ok: “If he deserves it, he ought to,” Trump instructed ABC7’s Scott Thuman. “If he has the enjoying capability. He began off nice after which he did not find yourself very nice in phrases as a participant.”