Atlanta hasn’t forgotten that Trump called it ‘crime infested’ and in ‘horrible shape’

( CNN) When President Trump visits Atlanta Monday night to attend college football’s national championship sport, he may not retain time a year ago he described the city as “in cruel contour, ” “falling apart” and “crime infested.”

And some of them may be in the platforms, protesting the President, when the University of Alabama makes on the University of Georgia at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in college football’s biggest competition.

Trump’s disparaging statements about Atlanta came about a few weeks before his inauguration last year, as part of a tweet attack that targeted civil right icon and Georgia Rep. John Lewis .