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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Dallas Cowboys will sign defensive end Michael Sam to practice squad - @SportsCenter

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

The Dallas Cowboys plan to bring Michael Sam to Dallas for a physical Wednesday, per team source; if all goes well, Sam will be a Cowboy - @AdamSchefter

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Editor's note: Following his release from the St. Louis Rams, Michael Sam released the following statement via Twitter: ‘I want to thank the entire Rams organization and the city of St. Louis for giving me this tremendous opportunity and allowing me to show I can play at this level. I look forward to continuing to build on the progress I made here toward a long and successful career. The most worthwhile things in life rarely come easy, this is a lesson I've always known. The journey continues.’ - Jimmy

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

St. Louis Rams release Michael Sam; will be subject to waivers and can sign with any team - @AdamSchefter, @AlbertBreer

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

ESPN says it regrets Michael Sam shower report that drew criticism - @washingtonpost

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Former NFL coach Tony Dungy issues statement clarifying remarks on Michael Sam, says openly gay linebacker 'absolutely' deserves chance to play in league - @espn

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Oprah Winfrey's network's documentary series about Michael Sam, NFL's first openly gay player, postponed following discussions with St. Louis Rams - @SportsCenter

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Report: Oprah Winfrey Network purchases rights to documentary series that will follow the life of Michael Sam, 1st openly gay player drafted in NFL - @ESPN

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Michael Sam

Rams defensive end Michael Sam, NFL's first openly gay player, says he feels 'blessed' to have landed in St. Louis - @NBCSports

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NFL draft 2014

White House: President Obama congratulates Michael Sam, Rams and NFL 'for taking an important step forward today in our nation's journey' - @ABC

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NFL draft 2014

St. Louis Rams Coach Jeff Fisher on drafting Michael Sam: 'I don't have any concern whatsoever. We have a very mature team' - @BruceFeldmanCFB

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NFL draft 2014

St. Louis Rams draft Michael Sam with 249th pick, clearing way for him to become 1st openly gay player in NFL - @AP

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Former University of Missouri defensive end Michael Sam selected as winner of the Arthur Ashe Courage Award - @AP

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Michael Sam calls proposal by lobbyist to ban gay men from the NFL 'bogus' - @thehill

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Michael Sam's NFL Scouting Combine performance is average; bench press figures among lowest for defensive linemen - @BleacherReport

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Michael Sam at NFL combine: 'I just wish you guys would see me as a football player, not Michael Sam, a gay football player' - @MockingTheDraft

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

86% of NFL players surveyed would be OK with gay teammate, ESPN finds - @espn

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Barack Obama

Charles Barkley, President Obama discuss basketball, health care, Michael Sam in interview before NBA All-Star Game - @sbnation

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Missouri students create half-mile barrier from protesters as Michael Sam appears at halftime of Missouri-Tennessee game - @NBCSports

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Father of NFL prospect Michael Sam says he is uncomfortable with idea of gay NFL player - @nytimes

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