Donald Trump recently said football “has become soft, and our country has become soft.” He accused NFL referees of throwing penalty flags to impress their wives watching the games on television.

The Republican poll leader continued: “What used to be considered a great tackle; violent head-on. You used to see these tackles, and it was incredible to watch,” Trump said. “Now they tackle — ‘Oh, head-on-head collision, 15 yard [penalty]’ — the whole game is all screwed up. You say, ‘Wow, what a tackle.’ Bing. Flag.”

Trump asked, “It’s a Sunday, who the hell wants to watch these crummy games?”

And while you’re at it, bring back this graphic!

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2 Responses to “Tanking attendance at university and professional football games explained.”

  1. dmf Says:

    ah Donald bringing home the message of his Sabbath day…

  2. Margaret Soltan Says:

    dmf: His Sabbath day… funny…

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