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2021 Best Barrier-Shattering Footballer

Carl Nassib

When West Chester native, Malvern Prep alumnus, former Nittany Lion standout, and current Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib took to Instagram in June to tell the world “I’m gay,” he became the first active NFL player to ever utter those words publicly. The response to his brave post was (mostly) celebratory, but we know things may change once the games start. Which is why we’ll have his back from afar when the Eagles play the Raiders in October (and all season long, too). Read More »