As the clock wound down during the final rounds of the NFL draft on Saturday, only two kickers were chosen and 23-year-old openly gay former Middle Tennessee State placekicker Alan Gendreau was not one of them.
Gendreau caused a bit of a media storm heading into the draft thanks to a lengthy profile from Cyd Zeigler over at OutSports. His story got picked up by a number of outlets and he did the rounds on some of the morning television shows. ABC's Good Morning America did a nice profile on the kid:
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