Throughout a meeting to deal with the NFL players protesting throughout the nationwide anthem, the oner of the Houston Texans stated something that truly upset gamers. Cenk Uygur, John Iadarola, Francesca Fiorentini, and Judah Friedlander, the hosts of The Young Turks, clarify the fallout from his remarks. Inform us what you assume in the comment area below. Sign up with TYT:
" HOUSTON– Some Texans gamers taken into consideration staging a walkout complying with a comment by group owner Bob McNair that compared NFL players to "prisoners," a resource informed ESPN.
About 10 gamers, including Pro Dish pass receiver DeAndre Hopkins, left the center Friday, the resource said.
Sources informed ESPN's Adam Schefter that Hopkins' absence from technique was directly related to McNair's remark. Running back D'Onta Supervisor also did not exercise over the quote, resources informed ESPN.
A lot of the gamers who left gone back to the center, the resource said, and also the staying gamers were spoken out of their demonstration by the mentoring staff.
" When it happened, there's a thousand emotions going through your mind," left tackle Duane Brown stated. "Obviously, among the feelings is to leave the structure instantly. [But] we chose to head to work. The circumstance's not over. It's something that we'll reunite and talk about again, yet we had practice today."
Texans train Bill O'Brien stated Hopkins had actually taken a "individual day."
" I'm 100 percent with these players," O'Brien said. "I love these gamers, I like this training personnel. We will certainly show up in Seattle as well as play. We will play really hard. Seattle is a terrific football group with a wonderful mentoring personnel. But we will be there when the sphere is begun in Seattle."
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