Today has been a day of pardons and commutations by President Trump. The left is going bananas over this move by President Trump. Football legend Jerry Rice bravely spoke out after a meeting at the White House today to show his support for what President Trump did to forgive the former owner of the SF 49ers. Rice is being skewered by the left for showing support for the president.
“I TAKE MY HAT OFF TO DONALD TRUMP FOR WHAT HE DID.”
One of the high-profile pardons happened to be a former owner of the San Francisco 49ers Eddie DeBartolo Jr. He pleaded guilty to a felony in 1998 for not reporting an extortion scheme by the governor of Louisiana.
Legendary NFL Wide Receiver Jerry Rice at the White House after President Trump pardoned Eddie DeBartolo Jr., the former owner of the San Francisco 49ers:
“I take my hat off to Donald Trump for what he did… It’s all about being here for Eddie today.”
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Other former players spoke out:
Pro Football Hall of Famer Charles Haley: “We all make mistakes and today the President cleared that mistake from Edward DeBartolo…I stand proud to be here.”
#NEW Pro Football Hall Of Famer Charles Haley: "We all make mistakes and today the President cleared that mistake from Edward DeBartolo… I stand proud to be here." @CharlesHaleyHoF @NFL @WhiteHouse @JerryRice @RonnieLottHOF pic.twitter.com/pD2wIyDqvM
— Christina Aguayo 🇺🇲America's Daily Report (@TinaAguayotv) February 18, 2020
The players met at the White House with President Trump and came out to speak to the press after the meeting. Please pray for these brave men who are being attacked for their support of the president.