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Fleur-de-Links, June 28: Demario Davis teams up with Josh Norman to support detained immigrant children

The new Saints linebacker has quickly proven the content of his character.

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - Demario Davis #56 of the New York Jets prepares to carry the team flag out on to the field prior to an NFL game against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - Demario Davis #56 of the New York Jets prepares to carry the team flag out on to the field prior to an NFL game against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium
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Josh Norman, Demario Davis go on shopping spree for immigrant children released from detention centers | The Washington Post
“We’re here to save the world,” said Davis, as Norman recorded the Walmart shopping spree.

“One little kid at a time,” the cornerback added, smiling at the camera.

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