President Trump's Patriot problem

Several New England Patriots are boycotting the White House. That's a real problem for Trump.

If Trump can't win over these Patriots, he’s in trouble.
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When the New England Patriots head to the White House Wednesday to celebrate their latest Super Bowl championship, several high-profile players will be missing.

Safety Devin McCourty, tight end Martellus Bennett, running back LeGarrette Blount, and pass rusher Chris Long are among those who have publicly said they will not attend the ceremony due to their disagreements with President Trump. Long is white, but most of the players who are staying away are black.

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