He said he loves him (said) but actions matter a lot more than words. If I was Sam I'd feel a lot more loved if my dad showed me he loved me by, oh I don't know, not saying to the world that ...
He doesn't want his grandkids raised in that kind of environment.
The idea of a gay player in the NFL bothers him.
Deacon Jones is turning over in his grave.
I'm sick of eating and I need to get drunk.
Struggling with the news internally, or along with the rest of your family, but in private, is one thing (and coming from a guy of his generation, is somewhat understandable) but announcing to the world that you are basically ashamed and embarrassed by who your son is, is a whole other issue altogether. I don't know what it is, but I know what it isn't ... and it isn't love.
Love is putting the needs and cares of son ahead of your need to remind the world that you hate queers. It's pathetic.