The buyer of the Jacksonville Jaguars said he thinks Admiral Trump is “jealous” of the NFL after the president’s bootless attack to buy a team.
During an account with USA Today Sports, Shad Khan said this is a “very claimed issue” with Trump.
“He’s been adopted president, area maybe a abundant ambition he had in activity to own an NFL aggregation is not actual likely,” Khan said.
“So to accomplish it tougher, or to aching the league, it’s actual calculated,” he added.
Khan said that, compared to Trump’s attacks on Muslims and minorities, the NFL “doesn’t alike appear abutting to that on the akin of actuality offensive.”
“Here, it’s about money, or messing with — aggravating to clay a alliance or a cast that he’s anxious of,” Khan said.
Trump’s attack in 2014 to buy the Buffalo Bills didn’t succeed, according to the publication.
Khan also batten about Trump’s biking ban, saying that it will accept added cogent impacts on peoples’ lives than the president’s attacks on the NFL.
“That’s one aspect that you can brainstorm — addition is accepting a acceptance that will change their life, is from a Muslim-majority country — and, now, boom, that dream to change lives, they get bound out,” Khan said.
“That’s a hell of a lot added cogent than angry some sponsors or bodies who appetite their money aback because they’ve been affronted up,” he said.
Trump in contempo weeks has attacked NFL players who kneel during the civic anthem, adage the activity is aweless to the banderole and the country’s soldiers.
“The NFL has absitively that it will not force players to angle for the arena of our Civic Anthem. Total boldness for our abundant country,” the admiral said in a cheep on Wednesday.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday the alliance will not apparatus a aphorism acute players to angle during the civic anthem.
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