Originally Posted by Real Men Wear Green
Saying it out loud was foolish but homophobia is very much alive in sports. There's never been an openly gay player in the NBA, MLB, NFL, or NHL. There's a reason for that, and it's not that no gay man has ever been a good athlete.
There has been and likely are plenty of them. People have this warped misconception that all gay people fit the limp wristed, excessive feminine qualities stereotype and it's so hilariously inaccurate.