Bill Belichick Turns Down Trump's Presidential Medal of Freedom
Provided By - Video Elephant on January 12, 2021
New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick has declined President Donald Trump’s offer of a Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Belichick is widely known as one of the greatest NFL coaches of all time and was a former ally to Trump.
Belichick said he was flattered by the offer as he knows what the honor represents.
However, he made his decision to decline the offer after a Trump-inspired mob invaded the US Capitol last week.
Subsequently, the tragic events of last week occurred and the decision has been made not to move forward with the award, Bill Belichick.
The news comes after Trump’s Bedminster golf course was stripped as host of the 2022 PGA Championship.