Trump says he wouldn't want his son playing football

Trump says he would not want Barron playing football.
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President Trump has never been one to hold back his opinions about the NFL, but commissioner Roger Goodell will certainly not be too thrilled about the commander-in-chief's declaration on CBS' Face the Nation ahead of the Super Bowl. Trump told Margaret Brennan on Sunday that he wouldn't "steer" his 12-year-old son Barron toward the sport due to health and safety concerns.

"I just don't like the reports that I see coming out having to do with football," Trump said, adding that "the helmets have gotten far better but it hasn't solved the problem."

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