Colts anthem

Colts players and staff lock arms during the player of the national anthem. 

If you were without access to the internet over the past day and a half, or you don't follow Trump's Twitter account for the sake of your sanity, you missed President Trump's tweetstorm attacking NFL players for kneeling during the playing of the national anthem. 

The movement, started by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, is a response to unfair treatment of African Americans and minorities in the United States. 

While Kaepernick has yet to be signed by a NFL team this year, effectively curtailing his ability to peacefully protest, many players throughout the league have continued to kneel during the anthem

Trump continued to attack the peaceful protests via Twitter on Sunday.

Goodell released a statement calling Trump's comments "divisive." 

He went on to say the comments "demonstrate an unfortunate lack of respect for the NFL, our great game and all of our players, and a failure to understand the overwhelming force for good our clubs and players represent in our communities."

Colts owner Jim Irsay was one of more than a dozen NFL owners who also released statements in response to Trump's tweets. 

With Trump's comments and the rapid response from owners, coaches and players alike, many wondered what the on-field response would be from players. 

Here in Indianapolis, the entire Colts team locked arms during the anthem while several players took a knee.

The fans were not pleased. 

The league-wide demonstrations, didn't deter Trump from continuing his attack of the peaceful protests and the NFL as a whole. 

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