The Beat Full Show (8/13/17): The politics of speaking out in the NFL

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Kyle Long. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Mark Carman, Jarrett Payton and Adam Hoge bring you the Sunday edition of The Beat: Carm continues on his “Mitchell” vs “Mitch” Trubisky crusade; Kyle Long talks about the violence in his hometown of Charlottesville, VA and the guys discuss the politics of speaking out on issues in the NFL; the injuries to Bryce Harper and Willson Contreras have Carm arguing for ballplayers to play “smart” instead of hard; we hear from Bears GM Ryan Pace about Trubisky’s debut and the club’s emphasis on having competition at all positions (including QB), and more.