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Patriots Fans Boo After Tom Brady Locks Arms With Teammates During National Anthem

September 24, 2017 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
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New England Patriots fans booed their team after they locked arms, including Tom Brady, during the National Anthem. Brady joined his teammates in a show of solidarity, echoing acts done by several teams during NFL games on Sunday. You can see video of the team’s actions below, which features the sounds of fans booing them.

The many actions, from locking arms and kneeling to not coming out at all, comes after Donald Trump criticized Colin Kaepernick and others who have taken a knee during the National Anthem. Trump called the act disrespectful and suggested that those who do so should be suspended or fired. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell responded by saying the comments were “divisive.” NFL team owners have spoken out as well against the comments.

Trump, who counts Brady among his friends, posted to Twitter after the actions during games on Sunday, saying:

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