Browsing Michael Sam

NFL Rumors – Dallas Cowboys Interested in Signing Michael Sam

Posted on 3 Sep, 2014, by in NFL

It’s not quite clear if Michael Sam is going to have an NFL game on his resume by the time this season ends. However, he’s getting closer to at least being signed on a team, as the Dallas Cowboys intend of bringing him in to be used on their practice squad, which might open up opportunities for bigger things. More

St. Louis Rams – Michael Sam Finally Gets Drafted

Posted on 11 May, 2014, by in NFL

There’s nothing impressive about Michael Sam as a potential NFL player when looking only at his football skills. But beyond that? His social importance is a different thing, and it was hard to decide whether his place in the draft (sixth round, 249th overall) as the St. Louis Rams picked him had anything to do with it. More

NFL Rumors – No One Wants to Draft Michael Sam

Posted on 5 May, 2014, by in NFL

A few months ago Michael Sam, coming out of the closet and leaving Missouri to try and become the first openly gay player in the NFL, was the biggest thing in sports. On the eve of the 2014 NFL Draft, it seems like the buzz around him doesn’t exist, which means it won’t be too much of a surprise to see him go through all seven rounds without getting picked. More

NFL Rumors – San Diego Chargers Make Sense For Michael Sam

Posted on 12 Feb, 2014, by in NFL

It’s going to take a certain kind of organization to handle whatever extra attention drafting Michael Sam might bring to the franchise, and it feels to some that are close to the player believe the San Diego Chargers will make an excellent fit. More

Negative Reactions to Michael Sam Announcing He’s Gay

Posted on 11 Feb, 2014, by in NFL

Most of the reactions to the revelation of Michael Sam coming out as being gay, which means he might become the first out-in-the-open homosexual player in the NFL right from the get go and not someone who waits till his career is over, were positive and supportive. However, while there was no one making an outright negative comment about it, not everyone seems 100% sure this is something they’d like to see. More

Michael Sam Announces He’s Gay, But What About the Draft?

Posted on 10 Feb, 2014, by in NFL

There have always been gay NFL and College Football players, only they didn’t come out while being active. Michael Sam, coming out of Missouri and being a highly regarded draft prospect changes all that with his announcement, which is interesting to look at not just from the social perspective of it when it comes to breaking down walls, but also how will it affect his draft stock. More