An all-star roster of retired professional athletes are raising their voices for medical cannabis and cannabinoids.

Six former pros — five of them ex-NFL players — led a panel discussion about medical cannabis at the NoCo Hemp Expo held in Loveland, Colo., last week.

All are currently involved with Athletes for Care, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about health issues facing the sports community.

The group also focuses on cannabis as an alternative treatment option for athletes. 

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