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Last week, San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver told comedian/radio host Artie Lange that gay players would not be welcome "in the locker room".Pretty shocking stuff, but, probably, a feeling that Lange feels "reflects what 99% of the league".Naturally, enter Jackie Robinson.As we all know by now, Robinson broke baseball's color barrier in 1947 and, as Lange told The Thirty Mile Zone, what football needs a "gay Jackie Robinson...and everything will be fine"."What’s gonna have to happen is a real star player, a Jackie Robinson-type," Lange said. "A real star player is gonna have to come out while he's playing...and other people will follow."I get what Lange is saying. And he's right...to a point.Robinson, and other African-Americans, weren't allowed to play because of the color of their skin. Homosexuals aren't making themselves known out of fear.What do you think?Unfortunately your browser does not ...
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49ers tight end confirmed on Instagram on Wednesday that both his aunt and uncle were killed by a suspected drunk driver early Monday morning in Louisiana after watching him in the Super Bowl.
Walker shared pictures of himself with Alice and Bryan Young in New Orleans with the following messages:
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