Chris Long RUMORS & NEWS

  • Obama: Chris Long donating salary shows 'what's best about America'

    Philly Voice "Former President Barack Obama thinks Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long's charity is an example of good news in world seemingly overcome by bad news. In a series of tweets Friday morning, the ex-commander-in-chief and Chicago Bears fan tried to highlight some positive stories from the..." December 29

  • Chris Long has 'zero interest in being used as the anti-Colin' Kaepernick

    Yardbarker "Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long has garnered a ton of positive press this year for his charity work, which includes donating his entire salary for educational equality. At one point he peaked as the fourth-most popular player on the Eagles, despite being a relatively low-profile..." December 23

  • Chris Long Will Donate 10 Game Checks to Support Educational Equality

    Bleacher Report "Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long will donate his remaining 10 game checks for educational equality through his foundation. Along with Long's financial contribution, he's launching the Pledge 10 for Tomorrow campaign. Per a Chris Long Foundation press release obtained by..." October 18

  • Chris Long announces he will donate every game check this season to charity

    Bleacher Report "Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long will donate his remaining 10 game checks for educational equality through his foundation. Along with Long's financial contribution, he's launching the Pledge 10 for Tomorrow campaign. The Chris Long Foundation announced his donation in a press..." October 18

  • Chris Long: Putting 'my money where my mouth is' with donation of game checks

    CSN Philly "Whether it was his passionate defense of Colin Kaepernick, his show of support for Malcolm Jenkins' raised fist by draping his arm around his teammate during the national anthem or his strong words about racism and violence in his hometown of Charlottesville, Virginia, Chris Long has been..." September 22

  • Eagles' Chris Long to help fund Charlottesville scholarships

    ESPN "Eagles defensive end Chris Long will donate his first six game checks this season to fund scholarships for students in his hometown of Charlottesville, Virginia, his foundation announced Tuesday. The scholarships, which will provide two students with a seven-year, all-expenses-paid school..." September 19

  • Chris Long to Malcolm Jenkins: 'I'm here for you'

    CSN Philly "Eagles defensive end Chris Long became the first white professional athlete to actively participate in the national anthem demonstrations designed to cast a light on racial and social injustices. Before the Eagles' preseason game against the Bills on Thursday, Long put his arm around safety..." August 18

  • Chris Long: “This isn’t a political issue. This is right or wrong.”

    CSN Philly "Eagles defensive end Chris Long is from Charlottesville, Virginia. It's where he went to high school and college. He feels a responsibility to speak out about the crisis in his hometown. And he’s not sticking to sports. On Saturday, the 32-year-old spoke out publicly, via Twitter, against..." August 14