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Kevin Mawae

Foxworth's focus was on improving player safety

Foxworth's focus was on improving player safety

From the beginning of the labor fight with NFL owners, the rallying cry for Domonique Foxworth focused on health and safety issues — protecting players from the inherent violence of the game. When the two sides finally raised a flag of truce Monday, ending a 136-day lockout of players, the Ravens cornerback was able to revel in a victory that should make football safer for players at all levels. In itself, elimination of the football staple of two-a-day practices was reason enough to celebrate. "It's a big win," Foxworth said of the historic ban on two practices in one day. "It was very, very hard. It's hard to change status quo in anything. We wanted to...