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Ravens players support joint conversations on NFL anthem policy

Ravens players support joint conversations on NFL anthem policy

Several Ravens players are applauding a joint decision by the NFL and the NFL Players Association to table the league’s national anthem policy requiring players to either stand during the playing of the anthem or remain in the locker room until both sides can engage in deeper discussions of what to do next.

“It’s good that they’re talking,” free safety Eric Weddle said Friday. “Obviously it’s a good sign that the owners and the players association are having a dialogue and can come to a solution, whatever the case may be, and move forward. I know here, it’s about winning ballgames and winning championships and about the team. Everyone puts selfish desires aside and puts the team...

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