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Gay Player Drafted: Michael Sam is Cut From Rams

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL, was released by the St. Louis Rams in their last round of cuts. Rams coach Jeff Fisher announced that Sam was waived during a press conference on Saturday. Michael Sam was a defensive end for the Missouri Tigers and was named the Co-SEC Defensive Player of the Year in …

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Michael Sam: “I’m Gay. I’m Comfortable in My Skin.”

The idea of manliness dominates the NFL. Unfortunately, homosexuality contradicts many people’s beliefs on masculinity, which leads several football players to remain closeted until retirement. Sunday night, the University of Missouri Tigers’ player and NFL draft hopeful Michael Sam said: “I’m a college graduate. I’m African American, and I’m gay. I’m comfortable in my skin.” For a while Sam’s college …

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Gay Football Player Kicked Off Team For Kiss

A gay football player for North Dakota State College of Sciences says that although his coach said he was forced to discipline him for “lying”, he thinks he was suspended from the team simply because he had the audacity to kiss his boyfriend at a game. 18-year old Jamie Kuntz sat out the game because of a concussion, but was …

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