Kerry Rhodes, a fairly good safety in the NFL, has not fielded any offers for tryouts despite an embarassing first week for NFL safeties. This off-season, Rhodes was photographed with his arm around another man He also stated that he might be the father of the Kim-Kanye baby. When he said that, it was in response to allegations stemming that Rhodes was gay. He has vehemently denied rumors that he is gay; NFL sources are not denying that Rhodes is being blackballed.
Gay rights activist and former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe has ruminated on the possibility that his social activism and outspoken support for gay marriage has been a factor in him losing jobs. This is obviously a problem, if true.
The NFL, where barring a player for being gay and blackballing a player for supporting same sex marriage happens.