The LGBTQ+ community is gaining more representation in sports
The Las Vegas Raiders’ Carl Nassib saw a surge in popularity after coming out as the NFL's first openly gay active player. His new transcendent fame has even pushed his jersey to the top of the charts league's retail charts. Nassib donated $100,000 to a leading LGBTQ+ charity; the NFL then matched his donation. And Nassib isn’t alone — more and more athletes are opening up about their sexual and gender identities.