The guy's got a right to be publicly close minded if he really wants to. If he were my teammate, I'd have a bigger issue with him being a neanderthal than I would with him being gay. Its hard enough to win football games without having to play alongside someone who clearly believe someone's sexuality is grounds for alienating a potential teammate.
“Everything is going good,” Romo said. “I think we’re putting together some ideas that we love, and I feel strongly about certain things that are going to help us. I think it’s just a bunch of guys going to work every day and figuring out ways to be better in a lot of different capacities, from players and coaches, all the way up. It’s exciting." --Tony Romo