It’s a new era and people are more open than ever before, but there are still people struggling. Carl Nassib is best-known for playing for the NFL’s Las Vegas Raiders. Today, he announced to the world that he’s gay.
Carl Nassib decided, since its Pride Month, that he would share his story. While he has known about his sexuality, for some time, Nassib kept it to himself. Meanwhile, he has risen the NFL ranks.
According to his Instagram post, Carl Nassib came out, to his family, fifteen years ago. The people around him encouraged him to come out, which he did, today. This news makes him the first active openly gay NFL player.
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