Twitchy regular Charlie Daniels took to Twitter on Wednesday night to express his displeasure at NFL athletes and their #TakeAKnee protests, saying he “would ordinarily be watching Thursday Night Football, but for some reason I’m not”:

Oof. The blue-check brigade quickly dragged the legendary country star over having his dates mixed up:

Charlie seems to be taking his goof in stride. He tweeted this about two hours later:

The blue-check mockery also ignores the bigger picture that the NFL protests are alienating fans. Charlie may have been a day early, but his boycott should be a concern for the owners.

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