High School Football Players in the United States
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Minneapolis native Larry Fitzgerald shares his reactions on George Floyd's killing and the protests that have followed.
“You have to use your voice and you have to be part of the solution. I think it’s very important that our athletes have a voice, and they need to use it.” - Tony Dungy
“The game is as safe as it’s ever been, but we have to continue to work towards making it safer.”
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Memphis Football to Wear Black Lives Matter Sticker on Helmet This Season
Bleacher Report June 30, 2020
SEC Football Leadership Council aiming to promote racial justice
GoVols | 247 Sports July 8, 2020
Kliff Kingsbury Sponsoring Black College Football … The Road to Equality
All Cardinals | Sports Illustrated July 3, 2020
Ohio launches #IWantASeason campaign to promote COVID safety
Buckeyes Wire | USA Today July 7, 2020
Michigan football players launch nonprofit to outfit youth sports teams
MLive July 7, 2020