30% OFF Pride collection code: USAPRIDE! Free Shipping over $99

Carson Kressley Dated An NFL Defensive Tackle Who Played In The Super Bowl

by Rob Smith March 08, 2016

Untitled design (2)

Carson Kressley broke barriers for gays in television, and he sees no reason that more guys can’t do the same in professional sports.

TMZ Sports caught up with the former Queer Eye For The Straight Guy guru at LAX, and he had some pretty choice words for the neanderthals who still think gays can’t play sports:

“I went out with a football player who was actually in the Super Bowl, so there.”

Well damn, Carson!

The football player in question is former Atlanta Falcons tackle Esera Tualo, who came out on HBO’s Real Sports shortly after retiring in 2002. Tualo also released his autobiography Alone in the Trenches: My Life As a Gay Man in the NFL in 2006.

Carson says he and Tualo are still good friends, and if you can’t get enough of the Kress (yes, we just made that up), he’s holding court judging season 8 of RuPaul‘s Drag Race.

Get into the video from TMZ Sports below.

Rob Smith
Rob Smith


Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.

Also in Think

This revealing picture of Justin Trudeau has gone viral for all the right reasons

by David Grant February 23, 2017

One more reason to admire Canada's PM.

Continue Reading →

If abortion is outlawed, LGBTQ rights are the next to go

by Derek de Koff February 23, 2017

How much credence should be given to Trump's well-documented, unambiguous promise to overturn Roe v. Wade?

Continue Reading →

Video of Melania recoiling from Trump’s touch has the Internet very concerned

by Graham Gremore February 23, 2017

Everyone's been talking about this clip of Melania Trump flinching at her husband's touch.

Continue Reading →