Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald says the Minneapolis that is in turmoil following the death of George Floyd is not the city he grew up in, but he is hopeful that unheard voices will now be listened to in the wake of tragedy.

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In an essay for The New York Times on Sunday, Fitzgerald shared his thoughts on the current situation in Minneapolis.

Floyd, a black man, died May 25 while in police custody, and racial injustice in the United States.

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