Invisible Men: The Year An NFL Player Didn't Come Out Published: February 3, 2014

This is how a gay NFL player doesn’t come out. There are five steps.

First, football establishes itself as the last bastion of purebred American masculinity. Jason Collins, Tom Daley, Britney Griner, Thomas Hitzlsperger, Robbie Rogers. However significant their announcements and personal journeys as out athletes, it’s just not the same. They are not NFL players; they are not warriors, according to

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