PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Malcolm Jenkins of the Philadelphia Eagles continues to flex his voice on issues beyond the game of football without uttering a word.READ MORE: Damian Lillard Wants To Play With Philadelphia 76ers Guard Ben Simmons: Report
Jenkins now has a plain white T-shirt with a handwritten message that reads: “YOU AREN’T LISTENING.”
This phrase hearkens back to when Jenkins took questions from the media following President Donald Trump uninviting the Eagles from meeting with him at the White House in celebration of their Super Bowl victory.READ MORE: Biden Administration Enacts New Travel Rules Due To Spread Of COVID-19 Omicron Variant
During that presser, Jenkins held up large flash cards with the first one titled “YOU AREN’T LISTENING,” followed by statistics and facts related to social justice issues and more.
In a tweet on Tuesday, Malcolm Jenkins announced the following: “Our country is hurting and our children deserve access to quality education, opportunities, & essential resources to thrive. Let’s work 2gether to make real change. T-shirts now available, w/ ALL proceeds support @TheMJFoundation programs and initiatives http://Themalcolmjenkinsfoundation.org”WATCH LIVE: District Attorney Larry Krasner, Gun Violence Task Force To Announce Arrest, Charges Of Gun Trafficking Suspect
The leader of the Eagles defense, Jenkins has also been one of the leading voices on the team when it comes to matters that stretch beyond the game of football.