The National Football League met with LGBT rights groups last week about the push to end homophobia in sports, at a time when speculation increases over whether the first gay player will soon come out in professional athletics. Amanda Terkel joins Ahmed to discuss.
WASHINGTON -- The National Football League met with LGBT rights groups last week about the push to end homophobia in sports
As a gay sports fan, I have a simple message for any athlete who is ready to come out: We got you. I hope you are listening, because the LGBT sports-loving community has been waiting for this for a long time and we are ready to battle for you.
Apparently all of the recent banter hasn’t stopped some lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender athletes from coming out of
Meanwhile, former Major League Baseball pitcher Curt Schilling -- who pitched for the Philadelphia Phillies, Arizona Diamondbacks
The New Orleans Saints have won a skirmish in their ongoing battle against NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, as first reported
"I think that they were a contributing factor -- maybe not to adding it, but to making it a non-issue," said Fred Sainz, vice
With the high rates of athletes who enter military service, sports have the potential to prepare straight recruits with positive attitudes toward gay and lesbian teammates.
The 31-year-old went on to say that a lockout "certainly looks" inevitable. In an interview on 60 Minutes that CBS inexplicably
Leave it to Goodell to end a thrilling NFL regular season on a sour note. He issued an ill-timed letter that follows a tried and true strategy: blame the union and sow resentment between the fans and the players they pay to watch.