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Robbie Rogers Strikes a Pose for OUT Magazine: PHOTO


Out footballer Robbie Rogers is OUT magazine's cover story for August.

The LA Galaxy soccer player says he's completely changed his perspective, once professing that he wanted to be a footballer and not a spokesperson. OUT asks if he feels the same way now:

No, the exact opposite. I want to help people, especially kids who felt the same way I did; it makes me sick to remember the way I felt and to think that…they don’t have a choice of who they are and they feel the same way I used to feel. Now I have this platform that hopefully I can use to reach people in a positive way. This is a learning process for me, but I don’t want to give advice. I’ve just come to terms with myself, so who am I to be giving advice? I love to share my story with these kids and hang out with kids or people or grown men who are struggling, and I’m very happy that God’s given me the courage to try to help in that way.

Rogers also confirms his status as a single man. You may also want to check out the letter he recently wrote to his 14-year-old self.

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  1. Super dreamy.

    Posted by: Mona | Jul 11, 2013 2:11:50 PM

  2. lick lick

    Posted by: marco | Jul 11, 2013 2:22:51 PM

  3. He won't be single for long. Could you imagine if he and Matthew Micham were together? Quantum sex bomb!

    Posted by: Brandon H | Jul 11, 2013 2:47:35 PM

  4. The superficial in me: He is ridiculously good looking. Not my favorite photo of him, though.

    The thoughtful part: I wonder what life would have been like had a Robbie Rogers been out when I was a kid? I think I would have come out a lot sooner.

    Posted by: Ryan | Jul 11, 2013 2:56:42 PM

  5. If he had come out but wasn't cute, the gay media wouldn't cover this at all.

    Posted by: Protogenes | Jul 11, 2013 3:40:00 PM

  6. HOT cover. I'm liking Robbie more and more. Unlike others I think he is a remarkable asset to our community and I hope he knows his visibility and advocacy is most appreciated.

    Posted by: Jay | Jul 11, 2013 4:23:43 PM

  7. So glad he doesn't shave bis pits. I am hating this new trend.

    Posted by: Charles Decker | Jul 11, 2013 5:55:16 PM

  8. Hot photo but truly one of the worst interviews I've read in a while.

    Posted by: doug | Jul 11, 2013 7:53:49 PM

  9. Sniff. Sniff!

    Posted by: Astro Boy | Jul 11, 2013 8:15:12 PM

  10. Hey Guys, He is a huge positive role model "so Far" for the youth of today. I give him a lot of credit for coming out, it had to be difficult and he has done it with a lot of grace and professionalism. I wish him the best of luck, and keep up the great work. And yes he is adorable, a bonus for us.

    Posted by: bructer | Jul 11, 2013 8:48:42 PM

  11. 10 Questions for Robbie Rogers Game

    #7 You're 26 now, look to the future and describe what you hope your life will be when you're 36.

    Posted by: JONES | Jul 11, 2013 8:59:41 PM

  12. Damn that boy is HOT!!!

    Posted by: andrew | Jul 11, 2013 11:18:39 PM

  13. I'm just glad he went back to pro soccer. I hope he continues to play. He is making progress by just being an active player.

    Posted by: Billy Crytical | Jul 12, 2013 12:01:20 AM

  14. Ooooh Yeah!....Goooooooaaal!!!!

    Posted by: Sam | Jul 12, 2013 3:43:29 AM

  15. He is so dreamy!

    Posted by: V505 | Jul 13, 2013 4:41:03 AM

  16. He is like movie star beautiful!

    And seems like a real genuine guy

    Posted by: USC Trojans Fan | Jul 13, 2013 4:41:29 AM

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