• Ravens' Matt Birk makes statement advocating for traditional marriage in Minnesota

    Summary of 7 articles · Updated Oct 3, 2012
    • Ayanbadejo says he and Birk are on the same page

      One of the top election-year social wedge issues has worked its way into the NFL, with Ravens teammates Brendon Ayanbadejo and Matt Birk publicly taking opposite stances on the issue of gay marriage. Ayanbadejo supports it.  Birk recently wrote an op-ed…
    • Vikings punter Chris Kluwe responds to Ravens center Matt Birk's stance on same-sex marriage

      Predictably enough, Ravens center Matt Birk’s opposition to same-sex marriage has caught the attention of Vikings punter Chris Kluwe.
    • Birk wades into same-sex marriage debate

      The question of same-sex marriage has created some same-team awkwardness. Last month, Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo came out in favor of expanding the legal definition of marriage to include folks of the same gender.  Over the weekend, Ravens cen…
    • Ravens' civil debate on same-sex marriage

      Two Ravens players are have differing views when it comes to same-sex marriage. Last month, after a Maryland legislator condemned Brendon Ayanbadejo's support for gay marriage, the Ravens linebacker responded by saying it's "an equality issue."…
      Source: ESPN.com
  • Birk vs. Kluwe: Gay Marriage Debate Plays Out in N.F.L.

    Maryland and Minnesota are battlegrounds on the issue of gay marriage. And now, surprisingly, so is the N.F.L.
    Source: nytimes.com

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