San Francisco 49ers participant Richard Sherman blasted Dallas Cowboys proprietor Jerry Jones over his place on the NFL’s nationwide anthem coverage, Yahoo Sports activities stories.
In an interview with USA As we speak on Monday, Sherman stated that Jones views have been antiquated.
“The proprietor of the Dallas Cowboys, with the previous plantation mentality,” he stated. “What did you anticipate?”
Sherman, who’s a member of the NFL Gamers Affiliation’s govt committee, stated that discussions between the League and the Participant’s Affiliation are ongoing however encouraging.
“They’re having the conversations; that’s superior,” Sherman stated. “However there are unintended penalties. In the event that they did this (unique coverage) to appease folks, they didn’t appease anybody. It’s like placing a Band-Help over a damaged leg.”
Jones additionally obtained criticism from Dallas sportscaster Dale Hansen, who has spoken concerning the NFL’s home violence coverage, who inferred that the proprietor was being a hypocrite over respect for the nationwide anthem, per The Washington Submit.
“Jerry Jones loves and respects the nationwide anthem a lot that, when it was being performed earlier than the beginning of observe Saturday, he left his cap on,” Hansen stated in a WFAA commentary posted on YouTube on Monday. “And when he was informed concerning the mistake he was making, he nonetheless left his cap on. He who makes the principles apparently doesn’t must observe them.”
Try video of Hansen’s critique of Jones under.