Buffalo Bills running back calls Trump an 'a--hole'
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Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy blasted President Trump on Saturday for his attacks on NFL players at a rally the previous night, calling the president an “a--hole.”

“It's really sad man ... our president is a a--hole,” McCoy tweeted.

McCoy joined a host of other NFL players criticizing Trump for his attacks on NFL players during a rally for Alabama Senate candidate Luther StrangeLuther Johnson StrangeRoby wins Alabama GOP runoff, overcoming blowback from Trump criticism Once a Trump critic, Ala. rep faces runoff with his support Crowley surprise tops huge night for left MORE (R) on Friday night.


Trump told told the crowd that NFL players will stop kneeling during the national anthem if people in the stands leave games.

"When people like yourselves turn on television and you see those people taking the knee when they are playing our great national anthem – the only thing you could do better is if you see it, even if it's one player, leave the stadium," Trump said. "I guarantee things will stop."

Trump also said NFL owners should fire players if they refuse to stand during the national anthem.

"Wouldn't you love to see one of these NFL owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, 'Get that son of a b---- off the field right now,'" he continued, adding, "'He is fired.'" 

Trump’s comments brought strong rebukes against Trump from multiple players, the head of the NFL players’ union and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, who called Trump’s comments “divisive” and said they showed a “lack of respect for the NFL.”