Trump, who once tried to get into the NFL as a team owner but had to settle for creating the doomed rival USFL, has been extremely critical of NFL players who do not stand for the national anthem.
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It’s unknown what Joe Lockhart would have said about the President’s cancellation of the White House visit by the Super Bowl champion Eagles if Lockhart were still the NFL’s top in-house P.R. executive. It is known what Lockhart did say in his capacity as a former NFL employee.
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The President uninvited the Eagles on the eve of the visit, claiming that [t]hey disagree with their President because he insists that they proudly stand for the National Anthem, hand on heart, in honor of the great men and women of our country.