On the field, Adrian Peterson leaves little room for debate: He's one of the best running backs in the history of the NFL.

But the All-Pro appeared last week on Sirius XM NFL Radio and stirred up some controversy with his thoughts on gay marriage.

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Robbie Rogers has signed a contract with the Los Angeles Galaxy of Major League Soccer, meaning he will soon become the first openly gay athlete to participate in an American team sport.

The former U.S. national team wing blogged in February that he was both homosexual and taking a break from the sport, writing at the time:

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According to the often-wacky Twitter feed of Jose Canseco, the former Major League Baseball star and admitted steroid user has been charged with rape.

In a series of postings today, Canseco named his alleged victim and wrote that Las Vegas Police told him during a home visit that he had been charged with this heinous crime

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