Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 10/21/14

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 02: Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots celebrate after teaming up for a first quarter touchdown against the New York Giants on September 2, 2010 at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
The New England Patriots lockerroom is generally a quiet one, but not when you are talking about Rob Gronkowski. As we have learned over the last couple of years, he is not exactly cut from the same cloth as Tom Brady and Bill Belichick. He enjoys his life, very publicly, and isn’t afraid to speak out specific issues. Outside of player safety, the biggest topic in NFL circles is that about homesexual players within the league. Nobody has ever come out of the closet while being a member of an active roster in the NFL. There are multiple reasons why that is the case, and arguably the biggest one is whether or not said player would be accepted by his heterosexual teammates. Gronkowski was asked about this while he visited ESPN Radio New York with Stephen A. Smith and Ryan Ruocco. Here is a transcript of that portion of the interview via the fellas at Sports Radio Interviews: How he would feel if an active player admitted he was gay: “I got this question before, about a year ago, and I basically said the same answer that I did a year ago. You have to accept the player. Everyone has [...]
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