Openly Gay Athletes and the Struggle for Tolerance

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  • Jim Mora
  • Sheryl Swoopes
  • Seimone Augustus
  • Orlando Cruz
  • Esera Tuaolo
  • Michael Sam
  • Jason Collins
  • Brittney Griner
  • John Amaechi
  • Greg Louganis
  • Brendon Ayanbadejo
  • Chris Kluwe

Esera Tuaolo

Former NFL defensive tackle Esera Tuaolo came out publicly in 2002 in an interview on HBO's Real Sports. He remains an advocate for gay rights. (Photo: Jonathan Daniel /Allsport)

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