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Yesterday 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver slid some of the Super Bowl Attention away from Ray Lewis when he suggested that he couldn’t handle a gay teammate. In Culliver’s words, “I don’t do gays.”
The Ravens who have a civil rights activist on their roster in Brendon Ayanbadejo don’t feel the same, and as star linebacker Terrell Suggs suggested, the Ravens would welcome a gay teammate per Pro Football Talk.
“We wouldn’t have a problem with it,” Suggs said. “We don’t care. Our biggest thing in the locker room is to just have fun and stay loose. We don’t really care too much about that. We’re a football team. I said it yesterday; everybody deserves a certain amount of privacy. Who cares? Whatever a person’s choice is, it’s their choice.
Suggs hinted that the Ravens locker room welcomes those who choose to be themselves.
“On this team, with so many different personalities, we just accept people for who they are and we don’t really care too much about a player’s sexuality,” Suggs said. “To each their own. You know who you are, and we accept you for it.”
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Update: Culliver has apologized.
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After yesterday’s homophobic comments from 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver, Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs admitted that they wouldn’t have a problem with a teammate of their’s being gay. “We wouldn’t have a problem with it,” Suggs said, per ProFootballTalk.com. “We don’t care. Our biggest thing in the locker room is to just have fun and stay loose. We...
49ers cornerback Chris Culliver reportedly made some comments yesterday during a radio interview with Artie Lange which have the Internet up in arms, and rightly so. During the interview Culliver was asked about gays in the NFL and responded with the following:
I don’t do the gay guys man. I don’t do that. No, we don’t got no gay people on the team, they gotta get up out of...
Just hours after the homophobic words of San Francisco 49ers reserve cornerback Chris Culliver made headlines, the second-year player has issued an apology. Earlier, we told you about the insensitive comments that Culliver made to comedian Artie Lange on on media day for the Super Bowl, and it obviously insulted many people. The 49ers themselves issued a statement shorty after the...
The San Francisco 49ers said Wednesday they have addressed anti-gay remarks made by cornerback Chris Culliver during a Super Bowl media day interview.
The team didn't elaborate on whether the second-year player would face disciplinary action or a fine.
During an interview Tuesday at the Superdome, Culliver responded to questions from comedian Artie Lange by saying he wouldn...
After Chris Culliver’s anti-gay comments yesterday, 49ers’ public relations guy Bob Lange was attached to Culliver during today’s media session.
I thought this picture was pretty funny. Lange is peeping right over Culliver’s right shoulder.
Interested in a career in PR, kids? That’s @49erspr over Culliver’s shoulder. twitter.com/MikeGarafolo/s…
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver released a statement regarding his homophobic comments that were released by Yahoo! Sports.
culliver: “The derogatory comments I made yesterday were a reflection of thoughts in my head, but they are not how I feel. (cont)
— Jim Trotter (@SI_JimTrotter) January 31, 2013
“It has taken me seeing them in print to realize that they...
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver will work with a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender group in the coming weeks after the Super Bowl following remarks he made about homosexuals during the week. Culliver will participate in "The Trevor Project" to educate himself about the community, according to his publicist. "We really feel that education about LGBT...
San Francisco 49ers defender Chris Culliver apologized for anti-gay comments he made earlier in the week during Thursday morning's Super Bowl media session.
While speaking with comedian Artie Lange on Tuesday, Culliver said, ''I don't do the gay guys, man. I don't do that. Ain't got no gay people on the team. They gotta get up outta here if they do. Can&...
49ers cornerback Chris Culliver has apologized for his comments in regards to having a gay teammate. Culliver stated that “those were thoughts in his head, not how he really feels.”
The 49ers have denounced those comments, and other have as well. Jon Ryan, the punter for the Seattle Seahawks doesn’t think it’s enough, and tweeted out his feelings on the matter, saying...
First Baltimore Raven Bernard Pollard and now 49ers CB Chris Culliver. CC told Artie Lange that there are no gays on San Francisco and that if their were - they would not be welcomed:
“I don’t do...
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