Com, no college football player in the united states at any level has come out publicly while still playing, until mertens. To allay the anxieties of individual players, the professional footballers association should organise a simultaneous coming out by several stars. You hear about people taking their own lives because they are homosexual. All they care about is whether or not he scores goals for their team. The hernandez suicide came hours before the patriots visited the white house to celebrate their latest super bowl win.
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With its long history of homophobia, there are precious few openly gay men in the entire football industry, despite efforts to encourage tolerance and equality in sport. The newspaper claimed that one player engaged in sexual acts using a mobile phone as a sex toy. For further details of our complaints policy and to make a complaint please click.