Athletes stepping up to the plate.
The month of July has been a turbulent one. With racial tensions reaching its apex, we’ve witnessed a slew of murders at the hands of both cops and civilians. As unrest continues to disrupt whatever harmony is left in the proverbial land of freedom, several notable names in the sports world tried to provide a glimmer of hope through their words. Hopefully, their message resonated with people this past Wednesday night (July 13) at the 2016 ESPYs.