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Ravens notes: Rookie Tyus Bowser says he's not protesting during national anthem

Ravens notes: Rookie Tyus Bowser says he's not protesting during national anthem

Ravens rookie outside linebacker Tyus Bowser has made a habit of racing to the end zone and kneeling in prayer after player introductions before joining his teammates on the sideline for the national anthem.

But the organization’s second-round pick in April’s NFL draft made it clear that his pregame practice is not a form of protest.

“As I have done for every game of my college and pro career, I knelt to pray in the end zone prior to kickoff,” Bowser told ESPN.com Monday. “My actions were in no way, shape or...

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