LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Carl Nassib's jersey has become a top-seller across the NFL.
The Raiders' defensive end came out as gay on Instagram on Monday, making history as the first active player in the league to do so.
- Las Vegas Raiders player Carl Nassib comes out as gay in social media post
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Nassib said he was donating $100,000 to The Trevor Project, an organization that helps LGBTQ youth.
The NFL announced its support for Nassib on Tuesday and says it is matching his donation to the nonprofit.
Learn more about The Trevor Project at thetrevorproject.org.