The Cincinnati Bengals did something amazing for a player whose daughter was diagnosed with cancer

The indefinite suspension of former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has cast a dark shadow over the NFL, but the Cincinnati Bengals did something remarkable for a player facing a family hardship that more people need to hear about. On the anniversary of the founding of 9/12 Project, Glenn was happy to share “a really good story” on radio this morning.

In June, 25-year-old Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still received news no parent ever wants to here: His four-year-old daughter Leah has stage four pediatric cancer. The timing was particularly bad for Still, who was trying to make the Bengals 53 man roster while caring for his daughter.

According to the Cincinnati Enquirer, Still was a 2012 second-round pick and former Penn State captain. He injured his elbow and suffered a herniated disc last season. He injured his hamstring during the team’s third preseason game this summer. Over the last two seasons, Still recorded 28 tackles and half a sack.

When the Bengals cut Still earlier this month, he was not surprised.

“I completely understand where the Bengals were coming from when they cut me,” Still told ABC News in an interview, “because I couldn’t give football 100 percent right now.”

What happened next, however, was completely unexpected.

After cutting Still, the Bengals decided to sign him to its practice squad, which pays about $6,300 a week and comes with full health coverage.

But that wasn’t all.

The Bengals began selling Still’s jersey with the promise 100% of the proceeds would go to pediatric cancer research. Within 24 hours, a Bengals official told ESPN.com “more of the defensive tackle's black No. 75 jerseys had been sold in that time span than any jersey featuring any other Bengals player [in history].”

Additionally, a roster spot opened up on Tuesday and the Bengals signed Still off the practice squad onto the active roster.

“I mean, that's really cool,” Glenn said.

“With all this Ray Rice stuff going on, all we've talked about is negative stuff for how long with the NFL this,” Stu concluded. “Good stuff does happen and there's a lot of good people doing great things. And that stuff doesn't get covered nearly as close, obviously. It's nice to see.”

You can purchase a Still jersey HERE.

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Eric Weinstein, managing director of investment firm Thiel Capital and host of "The Portal" podcast, is not a conservative, but he says conservative and center-right-affiliated media are the only ones who will still allow oppositional voices.

On "The Glenn Beck Podcast" this week, Eric told Glenn that the center-left media, which "controls the official version of events for the country," once welcomed him, but that all changed about eight years ago when they started avoiding any kind of criticism by branding those who disagree with them as "alt-right, far-right, neo-Nazi, etc.," even if they are coming from the left side of the aisle. But their efforts to discredit critical opinions don't stop there. According to Eric, there is a strategy being employed to destroy our national culture and make sure Americans with opposing views do not come together.

"We're trifling with the disillusionment of our national culture. And our national culture is what animates the country. If we lose the culture, the documents will not save us," Eric said. "I have a very strongly strategic perspective, which is that you save things up for an emergency. Well, we're there now."

In the clip below, Eric explains why, after many requests over the last few years, he finally agreed to this podcast.

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Glenn Beck: Why MLK's pledge of NONVIOLENCE is the key to saving America

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Listen to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s pledge of nonviolence and really let it sink in: "Remember always that the nonviolent movement seeks justice and reconciliation — not victory."

On the radio program, Glenn Beck shared King's "ten commandments" of nonviolence and the meaning behind the powerful words you may never have noticed before.

"People will say nonviolent resistance is a method of cowards. It is not. It takes more courage to stand there when people are threatening you," Glenn said. "You're not necessarily the one who is going to win. You may lose. But you are standing up with courage for the ideas that you espouse. And the minute you engage in the kind of activity that the other side is engaging in, you discredit the movement. You discredit everything we believe in."

Take MLK's words to heart, America. We must stand with courage, nonviolently, with love for all, and strive for peace and rule of law, not "winning."

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Conservatives are between a rock and a hard place with Section 230 and Big Tech censorship. We don't want more government regulation, but have we moved beyond the ability of Section 230 reforms to rein in Big Tech's rising power?

Rachel Bovard, Conservative Partnership Institute's senior director of policy, joined the Glenn Beck radio program to give her thoughts and propose a possibly bipartisan alternative: enforcing our existing antitrust laws.

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Dan Bongino, host of The Dan Bongino Show, is an investor in Parler — the social media platform that actually believes in free speech. Parler was attacked by Big Tech — namely Amazon, Apple, and Google — earlier this week, but Bongino says the company isn't giving up without a fight. In fact, he says, he's willing to go bankrupt over this one.

Dan joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to detail what he calls a "smear" campaign behind the scenes, and how he believes we can move forward from Big Tech's control.

"You have no idea how bad this was behind the scenes," Dan told Glenn. "I know you're probably thinking ... well, how much worse can the attack on Parler have gotten than three trillion-dollar companies — Amazon, Apple, and Google — all seemingly coordinated to remove your business from the face of the Earth? Well, behind the scenes, it's even worse. I mean, there are smear campaigns, pressure campaigns ... lawyers, bankers, everyone, to get this company ... wiped from the face of the earth. It's incredible."

Dan emphasized that he would not give up without a fight, because what's he's really fighting for is the right to free speech for all Americans, regardless of their political opinions, without fear of being banned, blacklisted, or losing jobs and businesses.

"I will go bankrupt. I will go absolutely destitute before I let this go," he said. "I have had some very scary moments in my life and they put horse blinders on me. I know what matters now. It's not money. It's not houses. It's none of that crap. It's this: the ability to exist in a free country, where you can express your ideas freely."

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