Story on SI.com about famous gay rugby player, discusses sports as the last frontier for coming out
Long retired from football, Troy Aikman is STILL in the closet. If he won't come out I doubt any active players will.
Europe is more advanced than the U.S. on acceptance of gays and there's still a stigma over there, but it is happening. It might be decades, but sooner or later gays in sports will be open about their sexual orientation.