Transcript for Dallas Cowboys, including owner Jerry Jones, link arms, kneel ahead of anthem
The display of unity after a weekend at demonstrations during the National Anthem cowboys owner Jerry Jones has staunchly supported president trump but on Monday night. Jones was kneeling on the field walk arm in arm with his players before their game against Arizona Alston together but we're singing. The National Anthem in the cardinals also locked arms. President's comments about players who demonstrate on the field sparked the controversy on Monday afternoon his Press Secretary tried to clarify his position. This isn't about the president being against something which is what everybody wants to drive this is about the president being for something. This is about the president being full work respect and our country through symbols like the American flag. Why the National Anthem and the hundreds of thousands of people that actually stands vs that's. Few hundred that may have Neil now. The president trucks waited again late Monday saying there's been a tremendous backlash against the NFL and its players for disrespecting the country.
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