Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins does not anticipate going to White House

PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Eagles made history Sunday night with their first Super Bowl Win.

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Historically, the winning team visits the White House.

But some players have already said that they're sitting that ceremony out.

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Safety Malcolm Jenkins, one of the players skipping out, has been an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump, particularly on his criticism of players who chose to take a knee during the national anthem to protest racism.

When asked if he would be at the White House celebration, Jenkins told CNN he does not anticipate attending it.



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"I don't have a message for the president. My message has been clear all year. I'm about creating positive change in the communities that I come from," Jenkins said.

After the game, President Trump congratulated the Eagles on their historic victory.

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