BLACK VOICES
03/27/2013 09:15 am ET Updated Mar 27, 2013

Lessons From Jackie Robinson: What It Will Take To Be The NFL's First Openly Gay Player

Mike Freeman from CBS Sports reported Monday that “a current gay NFL player is strongly considering coming out publicly within the next few months — and after doing so, the player would attempt to continue his career.” That’s a move that would break one of the biggest barriers in American professional sports, which have never had an openly gay male athlete.

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