Yes, sports and politics sometimes converge, and Trump’s recent obsession with the NFL, coupled with his genocidal threats against North Korea, have a metaphorical link to pro football’s “dirtiest” player, Conrad Dobler. During the Iran hostage crisis, the Buffalo Bills offensive lineman pined for a U.S. military response, failing to understand that America’s *unsportsmanlike conduct* in foreign affairs was a root cause of the situation.