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Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Pittsburgh Steelers Coach Didn’t Want Army Ranger Veteran Player Villanueva to Stand for National Anthem
The following article appeared on the
Gateway Pundit on September 24th
by Jim Hoft
Army Ranger Alejandro Villanueva was the ONLY Steeler to come out for the
National Anthem on Sunday. He stood in the tunnel while the rest of the team hid
in the locker room like disrespectful cowards.
stood with his hand over his heart and sang along with pride during the
The 28-year-old former Army Ranger is
a bronze star recipient and served three tours in Afghanistan.
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin told reporters after the team lost on Sunday
that he did not want Army Ranger veteran Alejandro Villanueva to stand for the
Mike Tomlin: Like I said, I was looking for 100
percent participation, we were gonna be respectful of our football team. Man,
these are divisive times.
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike
Tomlin indicated Sunday night that he did not want offensive tackle Alejandro
Villanueva to stand for the national anthem, instead of sitting it out with the
rest of his teammates.
Villanueva, a former Army Ranger who
served three tours in Afghanistan, was the only Steelers player to stand for
the anthem. While Villanueva stood in the tunnel, hand over his heart, the rest
of the team remained in the locker room in protest of President Trump’s
comments that players who kneel during the national anthem should be fired…
…When asked by a reporter about
Villanueva coming out for the anthem, Tomlin said, “Like I said, I was looking for 100 percent participation, we were gonna
be respectful of our football team.”