Teams give a crap, especially owners, because team chemistry matters - and when you hand a guy $40MM to play the most profitable sport in the world - you want to make sure its going to work in the locker room.
The irony is that team cohesion doesn’t matter as much on the battlefield any more. After all, it’s only national security that’s at stake, not the Super Bowl.
It’s important to keep your priorities straight, you see.
The elephant in the room is that gay doesn’t work on any level, and pushing it is simply a measurement of how ready we are for the full monty - complete totalitarianism recapitulated as a faux free market economy.
Serf’s only had to part with 25%. I aspire to serfdom.
I appreciate the explanation, and basically surmised it soon after I posted. I’m one of those extremely weird people for whom football does utterly nothing.