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Michael Sam On Gay Players In The NFL: 'There's A Lot Of Us Out There'

OWN | Posted 12.23.2014 | OWN

When Michael Sam was drafted into the NFL in May, he made history as the first openly gay man to come into the league. But, the Mizzou graduate says, ...

Former NFL Star: Gay NFL Players Will Be A Bigger Deal In Media Than In Locker Room

Posted 03.19.2014 | Sports

Former NFL quarterback Drew Bledsoe thinks everything will "be fine" for Michael Sam, who's poised to become the first openly gay player in league's h...

Jason Linkins

Lobbyist Trying To Ban Gay Players From The NFL Faces Backlash From Clients | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.27.2014 | Politics

A few days ago, lobbyist Jack Burkman, the CEO of Burkman LLC, came out of the closet and proclaimed himself to be openly idiotic, announcing a plan t...

GOPer Trying To Ban Gays NFL Players Makes Huge Admission | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

A conservative lobbyist of debateable repute grabbed a few D.C.-centric headlines on Monday when he announced that he was preparing legislation that w...

Sam Stein

A Republican Lobbyist Is Trying To Get Gay Football Players Banned From The NFL | Sam Stein | Posted 02.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Republican lobbyist is preparing legislation that would ban gay athletes from playing in the National Football League, a move he says ...

1993 Oilers Remember Playing With 'Unbelievable' Gay Teammates

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

The 1993 Houston Oilers may have been one of the more dysfunctional teams in recent NFL history but that group could also have been more open, respect...

Luck: 'Absolutely No Problem' With Gay Players

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 06.02.2013 | Sports

Andrew Luck would have "absolutely no problem" with an openly gay teammate. The standout Indianapolis Colts quarterback sat down with Jim Boulden ...

NFL, We Are Watching

Stampp Corbin | Posted 06.24.2013 | Gay Voices
Stampp Corbin

The Kerry Rhodes "scandal" is the perfect opportunity for the NFL to illustrate that it has moved beyond its traditionally homophobic culture. I hope that the NFL knows that the LGBT community and its allies are watching closely how it handles this situation.

WATCH: Ayanbadejo Clarifies Statement About Gay NFL Players With Anderson Cooper

Posted 04.08.2013 | Sports

Less than 24 hours after garnering attention by claiming to be involved in talks with as many as four gay NFL players who were considering coming out ...

Lessons From Jackie Robinson: What It Will Take To Be The NFL's First Openly Gay Player | Posted 03.27.2013 | Black Voices

Mike Freeman from CBS Sports reported Monday that “a current gay NFL player is strongly considering coming out publicly within the next few months ...

Dozen NFL Players Would Support Gay Teammate

Posted 05.23.2012 | Sports

Rookies Robert Griffin III, Trent Richardson, Coby Fleener and others join retired veterans Jevon Kearse, Ahman Green and Eddie George in supporting g...