Chicago Bears chairman: ‘Divisive’ feud with Trump ‘unified our franchise’

Chicago Bears chairman: ‘Divisive’ feud with Trump ‘unified our franchise’
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The chairman of the Chicago Bears said Sunday that the “divisive political situation” fueled by President Trump’s criticism of the NFL and players who kneel during the national anthem has united the football franchise.

“Through our important dialogue with our players and team, this divisive political situation has unified our franchise for the present and the future,” Chairman George H. McCaskey said in a statement.

McCaskey’s comments follow Trump’s suggestion that…

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