NFL players and NBA basketball stars have shown their support for protesters angered by police violence against African American suspects.

Cleveland Browns cornerback Johnson Bademosi wrote the words “I Can’t Breathe” on the back of a shirt he wore before Sunday’s NFL game against the Indianapolis Colts.

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush also had the slogan written on his warm-up shirt.

The slogan has been used to call attention to the death of Eric Garner, who died after a New York police officer used a chokehold during an arrest in July.

A video of the arrest showed Mr Garner saying “I Can’t Breathe” after he was placed in the chokehold… see more

source: skynews