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Luck, the father of Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, will also serve as CEO of the league, which is scheduled to begin play in early 2020.
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Neither Jenkins nor Long has declared whether they will come on the field for the anthem this season. But at least one decision was made months ago. They weren’t going to visit with Trump at the White House, anyway.
The reigning Super Bowl champions had planned to send a delegation to Washington to celebrate their first Lombardi Trophy until President Trump canceled the event Monday evening. Some Eagles players, namely safety Malcolm Jenkins and defensive end Chris Long, had long telegraphed their plans to skip the meeting with Trump and instead do charitable work around D.C. — activities that have also been removed from the schedule.
The team released a statement Monday night that read: It has been incredibly thrilling to celebrate our first Super Bowl Championship. Watching the entire Eagles community come together has been an inspiration. We are truly grateful for all of the support we have received and we are looking forward to continuing our preparations for the 2018 season.
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