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On Wednesday, the Baltimore Ravens released offensive lineman and marijuana advocate Eugene Monroe. It’s still not clear why the team cut a healthy, starting-caliber player in June, but whatever the reason, Monroe doesn’t sound disheartened.

Monroe announced his release this morning and vowed to continue to fight for the use of weed as a pain management tool in the league:

Monroe hasn’t signed with a new team, but the New York Giants are reportedly interested.