Eagles' Long won't visit White House if team wins Super Bowl

With one more win, Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long will end this season the way he did the last -- with a Super Bowl championship. And as he did following the 2016 season, if Long does get that win, he won't be visiting the White House.

Speaking Sunday on the "Pardon My Take" podcast, Long said: "No, I'm not going to the White House. You kidding me?"

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Long won Super Bowl LI with the New England Patriots, the team his Eagles are playing Sunday. He was one of several Patriots players not to go to the White House following last season.

The announcement Sunday is just the latest in a series of political statements and actions by Long this season.

During the preseason, Long put his arm around the shoulder of teammate Malcolm Jenkins while Jenkins raised his right fist during the national anthem. He has continued to do it throughout the season, and recently said his team's success proves that players can partake in off-field activism and advocacy and still be successful on the field.

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PHILADELPHIA, PA - JANUARY 21: Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long (56) poses with his father Howie Long and brother Kyle Long during the NFC Championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Minnesota Vikings on January 21, 2017 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA. Eagles won 38-7.(Photo by Andy Lewis/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 05: TV personality and former NFL player Howie Long celebrates with son Chris Long #95 of the New England Patriots after defeating the Atlanta Falcons during Super Bowl 51 at NRG Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Houston, Texas. The Patriots defeated the Falcons 34-28. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
FOXBOROUGH, MA - AUGUST 16: After the practice ended, Patriots defensive end Chris Long (#95, right) held his five-month-old son Waylon, as Chris' brother (#and Waylon's uncle), Bears offensive lineman Kyle Long (left) leaned in and tried to entertain his nephew. The New England Patriots and the Chicago Bears held a joint practice session at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., Aug. 16, 2016, in preparation for their NFL exhibition game Thursday night. (Photo by Jim Davis/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
FOXBOROUGH, MA - AUGUST 18: Chicago Bears head coach John Fox (left), has a word and a hand for the Long brothers, Bears offensive lineman Kyle Long (center) and New England Patriots defensive lineman Chris Long (right) on the field after a preseason game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., on Aug. 18, 2016. (Photo by Jim Davis/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - NOVEMBER 24: Defensive end Chris Long #91 of the Virginia Cavaliers stands with his father and Pro Football Hall of Famer Howie Long before Chris' jersey retirement during pregame of their matchup against the Virginia Tech Hokies at Scott Stadium on November 24, 2007 in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Oakland Raiders Hall of Famer Howie Long and his son, the St. Louis Rams first round draft pick Chris Long during the 2008 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall in New York, NY. (Photo by Cliff Welch/Icon SMI/Icon Sport Media via Getty Images)
HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 05: Chris Long #95 of the New England Patriots speaks to father Howie Long before Super Bowl 51 against the Atlanta Falcons at NRG Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
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Long also donated his first six game checks to fund two scholarships for students in his hometown of Charlottesville, Va., following violent clashes between white nationalists and protesters near the University of Virginia campus in August. One woman was killed in the violence.

In October, Long announced he would donate the remainder of his salary for this season to an education fund.

He also has not been shy about criticizing President Donald Trump.

Super Bowl LII will take place Sunday at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, with kickoff set for 6:30 p.m. ET.

--Field Level Media

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