Former NFL linebacker Brian Urlacher unloaded on the NBA after many of their players decided to postpone their games in response to the Jacob Blake shooting in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
The comments came in an Instagram statement where he slammed the NBA players for stumbling “in the face of adversity.”
“[Former NFL quarterback] Brett Favre played the [Monday Night Football] game on the day his dad died, threw 4 [touchdowns] in the first half, and was a legend for playing through the face of adversity,”
Urlacher said. “NBA players boycott the playoffs because a dude reaching for a knife, wanted on a felony sexual assault warrant, was shot by police.”
On Wednesday, the Milwaukee Bucks decided to boycott the NBA playoffs in response to a shooting…