NFL

Here’s How Athletes Reacted To Drew Brees’ Statement On The Flag

Darren - June 4, 2020
NFL

Here’s How Athletes Reacted To Drew Brees’ Statement On The Flag

Darren - June 4, 2020
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Drew Brees Apologises

Finally, let’s take a look at Brees’ apology. After receiving a lot of flak on social media, he decided to take to Twitter and Instagram and express his regrets. His teammate Demario Davis praised him for showing leadership, however, others say he hasn’t actually dealt with his comments on taking a knee. Check out the full post and his original statement.

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He ended the post with the words: “I am sick about the way my comments were perceived yesterday, but I take full responsibility and accountability. I recognize that I should do less talking and more listening…and when the black community is talking about their pain, we all need to listen. For that, I am very sorry and I ask your forgiveness.”

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