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“Up To Four Players” In Talks To Come Out In NFL

American Football. Totally gay!

I think it [an openly gay player] will happen sooner than you think,. We’re in talks with a handful of players who are considering it. There are up to four players being talked to right now and they’re trying to be organized so they can come out on the same day together. It would make a major splash and take the pressure off one guy. It would be a monumental day if a handful or a few guys come out.

“Of course, there would be backlash. If they could share the backlash, it would be more positive. It’s cool. It’s exciting. We’re in talks with a few guys who are considering it. The NFL and organizations are already being proactive and open if a player does it and if something negative happens. We’ll see what happens.”

Brendon Ayanbadejo predicting that at least one gay player will come out during their playing career to the Baltimore Sun.

By:           Les Fabian Brathwaite
On:           Apr 5, 2013
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  • 14 Comments
    • Dionte
      Dionte

      It’s funny how in a sport where men wear tight pants and tackle each other while bending over, have a problem with anything gay, they get way more man on man action than I do. Even if I hadn’t been abstinent for the past 6 and a half years.

      Apr 5, 2013 at 10:18 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Dc
      Dc

      enough.
      either somebody come out or just. stop. talking. about. it.

      Apr 5, 2013 at 10:55 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Caleb in SC
      Caleb in SC

      Please let it be Rob Gronkowski! That man is one sexy MF.

      Apr 5, 2013 at 11:01 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • yaoming
      yaoming

      I think it would be great if this were true. Good luck, guys, if it is.

      Apr 5, 2013 at 12:55 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • alterego1980
      alterego1980

      @Caleb in SC: I will second that!!! Swoooon….

      Apr 5, 2013 at 4:40 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • MuscleModelBlog.com
      MuscleModelBlog.com

      I think that multiple players coming out would be a good thing. Like they said, it would take off some of the pressure. It would also show the WORLD that gays and lesbians are everywhere…even in macho sports.

      Apr 5, 2013 at 5:07 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Kieran
      Kieran

      America can tolerate swishy gay men who conform to the well-worn effeminate stereotype.
      But can it accept gay NFL Football players who could easily kick their ass?
      That may play havoc with a lot of heads.

      Apr 5, 2013 at 5:40 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • jackpapa
      jackpapa

      Let the head havoc begin!!!

      Apr 5, 2013 at 7:51 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Allen D.
      Allen D.

      I think the players, owners, etc are grossly underestimating how much of a push the gay community can bring to the table. Because of Ayanbadejo and Kluwe’s support – I have spent at least a few hundred dollars on Ravens and Vikings merchandise, and never missed a televised game.

      Let’s face it — we tend to have money, we like to shop, and we support those who support us. Actual “out” players?! I see hundreds more flying out of my wallet.

      Apr 6, 2013 at 1:17 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • kennetho9322
      kennetho9322

      Once again… This is news??? Am I the only one who remembers David Kopay?

      Apr 6, 2013 at 1:28 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Allen D.
      Allen D.

      @kennetho9322: The major difference is that these are players coming out while STILL PLAYING. Sure, come out after retirement. No risk there.

      Apr 6, 2013 at 5:41 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • fredo777
      fredo777

      Oh, hell, yeah. I would also love a piece of Gronk. Mmph.

      Apr 6, 2013 at 12:31 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • balehead
      balehead

      I’ll believe it when I see it…and hopefully they won’t just come as they are in their last year of their contracts….So they keep making money as LGBT activists,(sound familiar??)…

      Apr 6, 2013 at 1:41 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • DOFEK
      DOFEK

      The fucking “Christian” don`t come out! why should I??. AdamHomo

      Apr 7, 2013 at 7:04 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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