Former Cardinals defensive back Hamza Abdullah took to Twitter on Thursday to blast the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell for not doing enough to ensure players' well-being.
In dozens of profanity-laced tweets, Abdullah said on his verified account that the NFL treats players like slaves, that Goodell would sell his ''soul for a dollar,'' and that the league should play for psychiatric evaluations for its players.
Abdullah also implied that he had suicidal thoughts.
His brother Husain, a defensive back for the Kansas City Chiefs, was not in the locker room during Wednesday's media availability. He did attend the team's morning walk-through.
The brothers, practicing Muslims, walked away from football last year to make a pilgrimage to Mecca. Husain was signed by the Chiefs, but Hamza is not on a current NFL roster.
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