Contact Us

Survey Says: Most NFL Players Don’t Care About a Teammate’s Sexuality

iStock

A recent survey was conducted of 51 NFL players, the same size as a regular roster of a pro team, and found that most of them could care less about a teammate’s sexuality.

The survey was conducted by ESPN and found that of the 51 players surveyed, 86% of them said a teammate’s sexuality does not matter to them, but were divided on whether or not a gay teammate would feel comfortable in the locker room.  Here are the results:

  • A player’s sexual orientation matters to you.  True: 7 (14%), False: 44 (86%)
  • I had teammates or coaches that used homophobic slurs last season.  True: 32 (63%), False: 19 (37%)
  • I would shower around a gay teammate.  True: 39 (76%), False: 12 (24%)
  • An openly gay player would be comfortable in an NFL Locker room.  True: 25 (49%), False: 21 (41%), No answer: 5 (10%)

For more on this report check it out at ESPN.com.

More From 99.9 K-Bat

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kbat.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on KBAT 99.9 FM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on KBAT 99.9 FM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!