LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A defensive finish with the Las Vegas Raiders is the primary energetic NFL participant to announce that he’s homosexual.
28-year-old Carl Nassib made the announcement on Instagram on Monday.
In his video, Nassib says “I simply need to take a fast second to say that I’m homosexual. I’ve been that means to do that for some time now, however lastly really feel snug getting it off my chest. I actually have the very best life, the very best household, associates and job a man can ask for.”
Nassib, who was the third-round decide within the 2016 NFL Draft and is headed into his sixth professional season, additionally stated that he’s a reasonably non-public individual and he isn’t doing it for consideration. He stated illustration is essential.
Moreover, Nassib stated that he’s going to do his finest to domesticate a tradition that’s accepting and compassionate and he’s going to begin by donating $100,000 to The Trevor Venture.
The Trevor Venture was based in 1998 by the creators of the Academy Award-winning quick movie “Trevor.”
The Trevor Venture is a nationwide group that gives disaster intervention and suicide prevention providers to lesbian, homosexual, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning younger folks beneath the age of 25.