What makes a man different makes him great

Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden is the most recent amongst the NFL neighborhood to reveal assistance for protective end Carl Nassib in the middle of his choice to reveal he is a gay in a social networks publishing on Monday.

I learned a long time ago what makes a man different is what makes him great,” Gruden stated, by means of Paul Gutierrez of ESPN.com.

Nassib, who played his very first season with the Raiders under Gruden in 2015, decided to openly reveal his orientation in a post to his instagram account.

Raiders owner Mark Davis, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and lots of gamers throughout the league have actually likewise revealed public assistance for Nassib following his statement.

Nassib is the very first active NFL gamer to openly divulge he is gay, though a number of gamers have actually made their orientations understood after their playing days were over. Michael Sam hung out with the St. Louis Rams in 2014 after being prepared in the seventh round however he never ever appeared in a routine season video game.

Nassib, 28, has actually played 5 NFL seasons with the Raiders, Cleveland Browns and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He began 5 video games for the Raiders in 2020, tape-recording 28 takes on, an interception and 2.5 sacks.

Jon Gruden on Carl Nassib: What makes a male various makes him fantastic initially appeared on Pro Football Talk

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.