Covering the Indianapolis Colts for the @indystar, and occasionally other things for @usatodaysports. Adjunct professor at @IUMediaSchool.
Colts GM Chris Ballard opens up — in an impassioned, sometimes-tearful 15-minute speech on the state of racial inequality in our country. This follows two days of meetings w/ players and staff that opened his eyes like never before. Some of his most powerful words below:
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