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  1. Monroe still hopeful marijuana rule will changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | USA Today

    Eugene Monroe remains hopeful NFL will change rules over use of medical marijuana Former player continues to push for NFL to change its rules over use for medical purposes. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2fYzYv7 One of the most outspoken proponents of marijuana as an alternative to painkillers for NFL players says he views votes in several states last week to legalize the drug as another sign that stigmas are diminishing and people are taking medical applications more seriously.

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  2. Players and doctors call for NFL to reconsider marijuana stanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | WTNH

    ... help players safety and help with their long term safety, " said former Baltimore Ravens offensive tackle Eugene Monroe, who retired this summer after seven seasons in the NFL. He uses cannabidiol oil derived from marijuana's cousin, hemp. The oil ...

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  3. NFL players get one step closer to pot as a pain treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Mashable

    ... considering the conversation on weed in the NFL has been budding for a while. In March, retired NFL lineman Eugene Monroe called for the league to consider pot as a way to help ease the daily pain of being a professional football player. Marijuana, ...

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  4. NFLPA takes notice: Union develops pain management committee; pot among issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... of the committee's plan or tasks, but it did announce two of its members: former Ravens offensive lineman Eugene Monroe and Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan. The pair, along with Plummer and other former players, have spearheaded the push for ...

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  5. Marijuana could be used to help NFL stars' pain: Players'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... Dakota joined 25 other states where marijuana use is legal for medicinal use, mainly the alleviation of pain. Eugene Monroe (pictured, playing for the Jacksonville Jaguars) is at the forefront of those campaigning for the NFL to drop its ban on the ...

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  6. Report: NFLPA to study marijuana as a medical alternative to painkillersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | YardBarker.com

    ... use. All this comes on the heels of former Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars offensive tackle Eugene Monroe continuing to take on the NFL's drug policy publicly . It also comes with the United States changing its perception of the drug. More ...

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  7. NFLPA to Study Marijuana as Pain-Management ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | BleacherReport

    ... the league's need to explore new pain-management alternatives, including ex-Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman Eugene Monroe. At the time of his retirement in July, Monroe disclosed the sheer physicality of the game took a toll on his body, forcing ...

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  8. As more states legalize marijuana, NFLPA to study potential as a pain-management toolRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... or missed tests. Some players, including former Jacksonville Jaguars and Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman Eugene Monroe, argue that marijuana is safer than the painkillers commonly used by players and its use should be permitted by the sport for ...

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  9. Ex-Jet wants level playing field for blacks in legal pot industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... painful reminders of his NFL career. Tennessee Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan and the Baltimore Ravens' Eugene Monroe, meanwhile, have called on the NFL to remove marijuana from its banned substance list and fund research into pot's potential as a ...

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  10. Washington Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... of weed as a recreational street drug, the NFL should let players utilize the plant's medicinal benefits. Eugene Monroe, an offensive lineman, spent five years in the league before retiring from the Baltimore Ravens last season, shortly after his ...

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  11. Former Ravens tackle Eugene Monroe lights up with ESPNRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Maryland Gazette

    In a lengthy article titled " Eugene Monroe has a football problem ," reporter Tom Junod smokes weed with the former Ravens offensive tackle and provides a sympathetic look at what drove Monroe out of football and into the pot industry at age 29. Since we last saw Monroe in a Ravens uniform, he has settled into a routine of consuming cannabis, lifting weights, spending time with his family and promoting the benefits of marijuana as an alternative to prescription painkillers. Monroe discloses in the story that he invested in an Illinois-based marijuana growth and distribution group called Green Thumb Industries.

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  12. Player poll on pot had some interesting resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Yahoo Sports

    ... appear overwhelmingly in favor of having it as an option for pain management. Former Baltimore Ravens tackle Eugene Monroe spoke out for marijuana use in the NFL (and may have lost his job for it ). Former NFL running back Ricky Williams has ...

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  13. NFL players strongly support medical marijuana, survey showsRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | Sporting News

    ... the league's drug tests for recreational drugs, an umbrella that includes marijuana. Former Ravens lineman Eugene Monroe is one of many current and former players advocating for the legalization of marijuana in the NFL. It's not even about bashing ...

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  14. Ravens news, notes and opinions, including thoughts on the trade deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... significance, are rare in football. The Ravens have traded for wide receiver Chris Givens and offensive tackle Eugene Monroe in the past, but those deals were more the exception than the norm. The Ravens currently don't have a lot of salary cap ...

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  15. Ravens' revolving O-line has been the root of the offense's issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... need. With Stanley seemingly the left tackle of the present and future, the Ravens released oft-injured Eugene Monroe. Breshad Perriman sat slouched in front of his locker at MetLife Stadium, a hood and winter hat covering part of his face. Ravens ...

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  16. Ravens' news, notes and opinions, including thoughts on the trade deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... significance, are rare in football. The Ravens have traded for wide receiver Chris Givens and offensive tackle Eugene Monroe in the past, but those deals were more the exception than the norm. The Ravens currently don't have a lot of salary cap ...

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  17. Here are 5 free agents the Eagles could sign to help the offensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | NJ.com

    Baltimore Ravens tackle Eugene Monroe blocks during an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Cleveland.

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  18. Ravens Try To Overcome Injuries, Avoid Repeat Of Last SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... Stanley in the first round to be the long-term solution at left tackle. Last season, starting left tackle Eugene Monroe appeared in just six games before being placed on IR with a shoulder injury. As the Ravens struggled with protection, Flacco ...

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  19. Ravens try to overcome injuries, avoid repeat of last seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Stanley in the first round to be the long-term solution at left tackle. Last season, starting left tackle Eugene Monroe appeared in just six games before being placed on IR with a shoulder injury. As the Ravens struggled with protection, Flacco ...

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  20. James Hurst may have to step up on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Baltimore Beatdown

    When the Baltimore Ravens drafted offensive tackle Ronnie Stanley with the sixth overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft , it marked not only the end of Eugene Monroe's days in Baltimore, but the end of James Hurst as the starting left tackle. It was a breath of fresh air.

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