NFL Hall Of Famer And Hair Transplant Survivor Brian Urlacher Defends Donald Trump’s Military Threat

Brian Urlacher Defends Trumps Press Conference On Using Military

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On Monday, United States President Donald Trump threatened to deploy the military against protesters while law enforcement reportedly used tear gas against nearby peaceful protesters in order for him to have a photo opportunity at nearby St. John’s Church.

“I am your president of law and order,” Trump said during his press conference. “I am mobilizing all available federal resources, civilian and military, to stop the rioting and looting, to end the destruction and arson and to protect the rights of law-abiding Americans, including your second amendment rights.”

Specifically, Trump said he would be targeting “professional anarchists, looters, criminals, antifa and others.”

“Today, I have strongly recommended to every governor to deploy the national guard in sufficient numbers that we dominate the streets,” said Trump, following a teleconference with state governors. “Mayors and governors must establish an overwhelming presence until the violence is quelled.

“If a city or state refuses to take the actions necessary to defend the life and property of their residents, then I will deploy the United States military and quickly solve the problem for them.”

Trump added, “I am also taking swift and decisive action to protect our capital, Washington DC … As we speak, I am dispatching thousands and thousands of heavily armed soldiers, military personnel and law enforcement officers to stop the rioting, looting, vandalism, assaults and wanton destruction of property. We are putting everybody on warning.”

Naturally, many people were taken aback by Trump’s statements about potentially using the United States military against its own citizens.

One of them was former NBA star Grant Hill, who wrote on Instagram, “Change comes this November… #voteouthate #vote2020.”

For some reason, Hall of Fame NFL linebacker Brian Urlacher chose that moment and that forum to express how he felt about Trump’s press conference.

“Did you not just watch his press conference??” replied Urlacher to Hill’s post. “He’s trying to protect us from all this nonsense going on right now. These are not peaceful protests. These are acts of violence against OUR country.”

Urlacher’s comment did not sit well with many fans.