Liberty University could leave Nike after Colin Kaepernick ads, Falwell Jr. says

The campaign is specially timed to mark the 30th anniversary of the company’s slogan ‘Just do it.’ A large billboard featuring the ad is seen above in New York City on Thursday

The ad, which a person familiar with the situation says will air during American football games throughout the season, touches on the controversy of NFL players protesting against racial inequality, police brutality and other issues by demonstrating during the national anthem. It's a lovely spot.

Woods, a Nike athlete since turning pro in 1996 who rarely delves into divisive issues, said Friday he was a fan of the apparel giant featuring the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback known for his social protests.

"I think it's a awful message that [Nike] are sending and the goal of them doing it, maybe there's a reason for them doing it".

At a rally in Montana last week, Trump said he didn't think Nike's endorsement deal with Kaepernick was appropriate. "Some pretty powerful people in the spot".

During the interview, Falwell told USA Today he didn't know the exact terms of the deal with Nike and what would justify termination.

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The season-opening clash between the Philadelphia Eagles and Atlanta Falcons saw a sharp dip in ratings as Trump renewed criticism of the league. "When corporate does things that are outside of golf and outside of my realm, that's what they do".

Woods, the second most successful golfer ever with 14 major titles, has been careful throughout his career to avoid saying or doing anything that could be construed as political.

Despite an initial drop in their stock price, Nike Inc. looks to be increasing in sales after they dropped their controversial Colin Kaepernick advertisement.

On Monday, Nike released a promotional image for their new Kaepernick-inspired campaign which featured a black and white portrait of the player superimposed with the slogan "Believe in something". In fact, U.S. President Donald Trump even said that Kaepernick is clearly disrespecting both the flag and the country. But I think as far as sending a message, I think it's a bad message and a message that shouldn't be sent.

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