NFL legend Barry Sanders found himself randomly trended on social media after Garth Brooks posted a photo of himself rocking his jersey before a concert in Detroit. Donald Trump fans thought he was in support of Bernie Sanders and promptly started blasting him.
“Facebook forgot who Barry Sanders is and is freaking out at Garth Brooks for wearing a jersey and I’m dying,” announced an account under the name Jason Vincent. The tweet contained screenshots of Facebook users reacting to a photo of the country singer ahead of a Detroit concert, wearing a jersey that said “SANDERS 20.”
The original post:
Democratic Socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders is running for president in 2020 and Barry sanders used to wear the jersey number 20, so people got confused think it was a Bernie Sanders 2020 shoutout.
On Friday, the Detroit Lions legend running back took to Twitter and hilariously responded to Garth: