ASHBURN, VA – JUNE 08: Head coach Ron Rivera of the Washington Commanders looks on during the organized team activity at INOVA Sports Performance Center on June 8, 2022 in Ashburn, Virginia. (Photo by Scott Taetsch/Getty Images)
Washington Commanders head coach Ron Rivera released a statement on Friday regarding defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio’s comments about the riots at the U.S. Capitol.
Rivera expressed his disappointment in Del Rio, saying “His comments do not reflect the organization’s views and are extremely hurtful to our great community here in the DMV.”
On Friday night, FOX News personality Tucker Carlson shared his thoughts on how the Commanders handled this situation. He called Rivera a “fascist moron” for disciplining Del Rio.