Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 11/19/14

Brendon Ayanbadejo was recently released by the Baltimore Ravens, and when he disputed a story in which he allegedly claimed he was let go due to his activism in the gay community, he dropped a huge bomb about the possibility of gay players coming out in the near future. Via the Baltimore Sun: “I think it will happen sooner than you think,” Ayanbadejo said. “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.” And if that happens, we are set to have the biggest, most monumental story in the history of the NFL since the merger with the AFL. I will one up that. It would be the biggest watershed moment in sports history since Jackie Robinson signed his Major League contract with the Brooklyn Dodgers. That would be the case if any professional athlete would come out while they were still [...]

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3 Comments:
  • Don't bother 'coming out' guys, what you do behind closed doors is of no interest to anyone. Just do your thing and keep it to yourself, who freaking cares what you do in your personal life.
  • Maybe Peyton Manning should finally come out of the closet with his amore, Kenny Chesney. And how do I know this? Peyton's good friend Jerri Peckinpaugh told me and everyone at work. Peyton has been leading a double life for years...
  • So let me guess, your one of those gossip columnists that likes to spread BS rumors....get a life loser.
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