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Roundup: Peyton 'Gay' For Football; Kiss-Cam Lameness; NHL Support; Robbie Rogers Interview

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Peyton Manning Comes Out As Gay For Football | The Onion
"For many years I’ve struggled with hiding this secret, but after a great deal of soul-searching, I know it’s time to publicly acknowledge that, yes, I’m gay for football," said Manning, who wiped away tears while admitting that disclosing his true feelings about the sport provided a huge sense of relief. "Deep down, I always knew that I was gay for football. I think the guys in the locker room suspected that for a long time, too."

Cliff Lee Kissed Kyle Kendrick | HardballTalk
The Philadelphia Inquirer's Matt Gelb tweeted: Cliff Lee just kissed Kyle Kendrick on Kiss Cam at Marlins Park.— Matt Gelb (@magelb) April 13, 2013 We haven't received an update as to what kind of kiss it was. As Joe in Philly tweeted, the whole kiss cam thing is lame.

NY Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist voices support for NHL’s gay-rights initiative - NY Daily News
Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist applauded the announcement that the NHL and NHLPA have formed an official partnership with the You Can Play Project, the year-old advocacy organization that fights homophobia in sports. "I think it's a good thing."

Sutcliffe: Tremendous challenges await openly gay pro athletes Ottawa Citzen
In many ways, the path for the first openly gay professional athlete will be easier than the one taken by Jackie Robinson.

Robbie Rogers on CNN - The Buffalo News
Robbie Rogers, the pro soccer player who came out as gay, will talk with Anderson Cooper on CNN, Monday at 8 p.m.