Chris Long RUMORS & NEWS

  • 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

  • Chris Long explains why he left Patriots, joined Eagles

    ESPN "Defensive lineman Chris Long had a significant role on a New England Patriots team that won Super Bowl LI in February. Yet not long after the season was over, he told the powers that be he wanted to play elsewhere. Long signed a two-year deal with the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday. "It..." April 01

  • Chris Long Signs Two-Year Contract With Eagles After One Season With Patriots

    NESN "The Philadelphia Eagles announced Tuesday they have signed defensive end Chris Long to a two-year contract. Chris Long has found a new home. The former New England Patriots defensive end on Tuesday agreed to terms on a contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, a source told NFL Media’s Mike..." March 29