Diddy Looking to Buy the NFL or Start His Own Football League

Diddy Wants to Own an NFL League Where Players Can be Themselves

A league where you can be yourself.

Sell the National Football League to Diddy NOW! "Hip-hop mogul Sean "#Diddy" Combs weighed in on #Twitter, telling players "If you do whatever you do in unity, you can't be stopped".

Check out Diddy's string of tweets below. While this places him at the top of the "Richest in Hip-Hop" list, it would not be almost enough to purchase a team, never mind the entire league.

Diddy then broke down his dream for the league. He says he wants a league where players can protest at will if they see fit, and actually have a retirement plan. "Sell me the NFL NOW!"

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick began the trend of kneeling for the national anthem past year (16) to draw attention to racial discrimination and acts of police brutality.

Of course, despite his zealousness for giving the league a makeover, Diddy would never be able to purchase the entire NFL.

His fiery comments ignited a huge backlash last month (Sep17), when a host of team owners showed their support for their players by linking arms and/or kneeling on the field prior to their games, while a number of musicians also did the same during their shows.

An NFL team, on average, costs about $1 billion to purchase, with the Dallas Cowboys being the highest-valued at $4.2 billion. Jones stated that any player who kneeled Colin Kaepernick-style, in protest of police violence against black people and "disrespected the flag" couldn't play.

According to Forbes' latest 2017 update, Diddy is worth $820 million.

The controversy surrounding the #NFL's player protests have continued to grow since President Trump became involved [VIDEO] in late September.

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