President Donald Trump says he's spoken with Ed Orgeron, Trevor Lawrence about fall football season
LSU coach Ed Orgeron and president Donald Trump have apparently spoken a few times over the past couple of years.
Now, it appears they once again talked with each other on Wednesday, according to President Trump.
The president reportedly said on Wednesday that he has spoken with Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence and Coach O about playing football this fall:
President Trump says he spoke to Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence and LSU Coach Ed Orgeron about playing college football this fall.
— Kaitlan Collins (@kaitlancollins) August 12, 2020
President Trump has thrown his support behind athletes, tweeting out support for the “#WeWantToPlay” movement.
As of right now, the ACC, Big 12 and SEC are all moving forward with plans to play this fall, so we’ll see if that continues to be the case over the next few weeks.