If you’re looking for brave public stands in the sports world, forget Jason Collins and look to Chris Broussard, who took the radical, heroic, borderline-insane step of plainly stating the Biblical position on human sexuality:
So, naturally, Chris Broussard must be destroyed. Online reaction to his statement was swift and vehement, with some going so far as to say that Broussard’s opinion shouldn’t count as Constitutionally-protected speech.
I, for one, am now an enormous Chris Broussard fan and would start watching his coverage of the NBA if only I wasn’t completely indifferent about the NBA.
For the most incisive comment on the incident, let us look once again to the wisdom of Christian rapper Lecrae: