NLE Choppa Goes Off On NFL For Fining Unvaccinated Players: “F*ck The NFL”
Written by B87FM on July 24, 2021
NLE Choppa got here on the NFL on Twitter, Saturday, after it was reported that unvaccinated gamers can be topic to fines of $14,650 for violating their COVID-19 protocols. Deandre Hopkins and Leonard Fournette have additionally criticized the league’s choice in since-deleted tweets.
“Fuck the NFL And Them Vaccines,” Choppa wrote.
He added in a follow-up tweet: “Y’all gone begin listening to me I been instructed y’all what’s actually happening.”
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Hopkins mentioned the coverage has him not sure about his future within the league: “By no means thought I might say this However being put ready to harm my group as a result of I do not wish to partake within the vaccine is making me query my future within the NFL.”
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians confirmed that it’s “league coverage,” and estimated that greater than 85 % of his group’s roster will probably be vaccinated by last cuts.
“We’re going to have a really severe dialog,” Arians mentioned in an interview with Tampa Bay Occasions. “I don’t like fining gamers, however I’m not going to inform anyone to get a masks on. They’ll simply get robotically hit with $14,000.”
He continued: “A vaccinated participant will get examined 14 instances this yr. An unvaccinated participant will get examined 140.”