More than words
The language of sports is decidedly behind the times
BEFORE BEING SENT home for the summer by the Heat, Roy Hibbert (above) used the words "no homo" in a weird postgame rant and was fined $75,000 by the NBA. Days before that, Adrian Peterson offered his opinion on gay marriage, stating elegantly, "I'm not with that." After some backlash, the Vikings running back underwent a predictable reprogramming and offered that a gay teammate wouldn't bother him "that much."
Mike Wallace, Mike Rice, Chris Culliver -- they too ...
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