Gay Supportive Football Players

Collection by Adam Rogers


There are currently 28 active NFL players who have gone on the record with their support for LGBT equality and for an openly gay teammate. This board is a result of the amazing journalism being done by Cyd Zeigler and Jim Buzinski at OutSports. Find out more here:

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Connor Barwin

Connor Barwin's Support of Gay Rights Is Story of Texans Camp, and That's Good

Connor Barwin has been getting some attention lately, and not for his 11.5 sacks last season, or his graduation to pass-rusher numero uno for the Houston Texans . It all started when President Obama committed to supporting same-sex marriage...

Trent Richardson

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Robert Griffin III

Scout: Robert Griffin III has a 'selfish streak'

At least two NFL scouts interviewed by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel aren't sold on Robert Griffin III.