NFL Draft en What It Means To Be A Gay Athlete <p>What does it mean to be an openly-gay athlete? Just ask Michael Sam. The Mizzou football player, who was out to his teammates, made it public on a national scale this weekend.</p><p>On Tuesday's <a href=""><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we talk with some of the organizations that support gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender athletes about the issues these athletes face.</p><p>We also talk with an athlete who’s dealt with the problems that can come with a public coming-out announcement.</p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 22:51:49 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 51113 at What It Means To Be A Gay Athlete A Fan's Notes: It's Just A ~Draft~ <p><strong>One of the most anticipated and widely watched sporting events of the year</strong> is happening right now&mdash;and it isn&rsquo;t a championship game or a playoff series or a competition of any kind. Fri, 27 Apr 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Victor Wishna 16664 at A Fan's Notes: It's Just A ~Draft~