Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Sports Hunk: Dorien Bryant

Here's some background information about the handsome, openly gay athlete: 

"Dorien Bryant racked up All-American accolades at Purdue and gained more regular-season all-purpose yards in Big Ten history than any player not to win the Heisman Trophy, he went undrafted out of college," writes Malcolm Burnley. After failing a physical with the Pittsburgh Steelers, he had surgery for a hernia and a torn adductor; they cut him anyway, before he played a single down. When the Tennessee Titans offered a contract in 2009, he declined. Then the Cowboys called. Dorien let it go to voicemail. “I was just afraid I’d be 30 and still not know who I am,” he says. “I know that 30 isn’t the be-all-end-all … but it is in gay years.” Continue reading: The NFL’s (Almost) First Out Player