Patriots’ Danny Amendola Deletes Tweet Thanking Donald Trump After Fan Backlash

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After the news came down about former Patriot TE Aaron Hernandez, the last thing another Patriots player wanted to do was dabble in a bit of controversy.

New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola took to Twitter on Wednesday to thank President Donald Trump for the shout-out after he couldn’t make it to the White House trip with his teammates.

Donald Trump’s shout-out:

Amendola’s response via Twitter:

Danny Amendola

Many thought his absence from the visit was a sign of protest, so when he shouted out the President on Twitter, the fan base went off on him. He quickly deleted it.

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