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Memo: NFL vows to support victims of domestic violence, sexual assault

The NFL is entering into a long-term partnership to provide financial, operational and promotional support to two of the country's leading services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, according to a memo obtained by the Los Angeles Times. In the two-page memo, which was distributed Thursday to the league's 32 teams, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell writes that starting this season "we will dedicate significant resources to raise awareness on the subjects of domestic violence and sexual assault, including support for victims." In the wake of a video showing former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice knocking his then-fiancee unconscious, Goodell and the league have been...

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