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Cardinals president wants players to stick to football on game days

Cardinals president wants players to stick to football on game days
Published On: Wed, Jul 11
Jun 6, 2016; Washington, DC, USA; Denver Broncos outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware (left) and retired Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (second left) look on as President Barack Obama (middle) holds an honorary Broncos jersey at a ceremony honoring the NFL Super Bowl Champion Broncos in the Rose Garden at The White House. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Arizona CardinalsA president Michael Bidwill said Thursday he encourages his players to use their platforms to speak out on social issues, except on game days.

"I think it's important to speak up," the executive said in an interview onA NewsTalk 550 KFYI. "People are saying stick to sports? You know what? We ask our players 20 days a year - game days - to restrict their statements. The rest of the days, we want our players to get engaged in the community. Just like I am and other owners are."

Bidwill thrust himself into the spotlight Monday by writing a letter in support of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, which was published on the Cardinals' website.

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