(AP) Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford says the conference is likely to move its football championship game out of Charlotte, North Carolina, again if a state law that limits anti-discrimination protections for LGBT people is not repealed or adjusted.
During a match between Brazilian rival soccer teams, Atlético Mineiro and Cruzeiro, Mineiro fans chanted homophobic slurs, and as a result, the team was fined $15,000.
(AP) Three suburban Philadelphia high school football players have pleaded guilty to a lesser charge to settle allegations they sexually assaulted a freshman player with a broom handle on what the team called "No Gay Thursday."
Instead of facing ten years in prison, Marshall University running back Steward Butler may only get up to two years following his recent alleged attack on a gay couple.
After dislocating a joint in his foot, Wyatt Pertuset wondered if he would ever play football again. The openly gay Richwood, Ohio junior missed all of last year’s season and required two surgeries according to Outsports.
(AP) West Virginia law doesn't consider violence or threats of violence based solely on a victim's sexual orientation to be a hate crime, a circuit judge ruled Friday.
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Michael Sam became the first openly gay player to appear in a Canadian Football League game Friday night, playing sparingly for the Montreal Alouettes in a 26-23 loss to the Ottawa Redblacks.
Michael Sam will make his debut with the Montreal Alouettes in August, but his coach won't give an exact date.
(CNN) -- Michael Sam, an All-American defensive lineman from the University of Missouri, publicly revealed that he's gay Sunday, creating the possibility he'll be the first openly gay player drafted by the National Football League.
(CNN) British courts should be granted the power to hand out tougher punishments to supporters found guilty of racist or homophobic abuse at football games, says a chief executive of a leading English Premier League club.
PRINCETON, N.J. — One of college football's oldest programs has its first openly gay player.
MOSCOW (AP) - Russian Premier League football team Anzhi Makhachkala has called for an end to “bigotry” in domestic football after its fans were abused by CSKA Moscow supporters.
After coming out only fourteen months ago, Spain’s very first openly gay referee is walking away from his job because he “cannot take anymore” homophobic abuse, he told The Guardian.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State offensive lineman Edward Sarafin has told a local magazine he is gay, making him the first active Division I football player to come out.
It's November, we have “turn[ed] back time” (no I won't sing it), and it is another high season in South Florida. And that means increased real estate activity.