Michael Sam Stepping Away From Football After Stint In CFL, Cites Mental HealthSam, the first openly gay player drafted by the NFL, has told the Canadian Football League’s Montreal Alouettes that he is leaving the team.
Injury Report: 4 Key Injuries For Raiders Defense This WeekThe last thing the 2014 Oakland Raiders need is more injuries to their defense, but that's what they get this week as they prepare to play the Cleveland Browns Sunday on the road. If the Silver & Black can't stop anyone's offense, they'll never win a game this year.
Michael Sam Added To Dallas Cowboys Practice Roster; Likely Not Active For Opener Against 49ersMichael Sam's second chance will be with the Dallas Cowboys. Coach Jason Garrett said Wednesday that the league's first openly gay player will be added to the practice roster.
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Former NFL Coach Tony Dungy Clarifies Comments Made About Openly Gay Draft Pick Michael Sam
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Keidel: Rams Risk Getting Smeared Should They Cut Michael SamMichael Sam's magic moment has left America divided, making the masses uncomfortable for many reasons, though much of it has nothing to do with Michael Sam.
Gay NFL Player Michael Sam's Televised Kiss Spurring Heated ReactionFormer Mississippi basketball player Marshall Henderson says ESPN's coverage of Michael Sam becoming the first openly gay player drafted by the NFL was inappropriate and that he is boycotting SportsCenter.
49ers, Raiders Pass On 1st Openly Gay NFL Player; St. Louis Rams Pick Michael Sam In NFL Draft ichael Sam was picked by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the NFL draft Saturday, becoming the first openly gay player drafted by a pro football team.
San Francisco Sports Agent With NFL Clients Netted In FBI Corruption Raids, Accused In Murder For Hire PlotOne of the men arrested in the FBI raids in the Bay Area and Sacramento that netted a California State Senator Wednesday is a San Francisco sports agent who has worked with a number of high-profile athletes and belongs to a firm catering to upper-echelon sports figures.
NFL Agent Marlon Sullivan Charged In Murder Plot, Tied To Leland Yee, Raymond ChowCOMMENTARY: The headlines scream about State Senator Leland Yee and Chinatown mobster Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, but the evidence against NFL sports agent wunderkind Marlon Sullivan could shake the sports world.
KCBS Sports Fans: Jason Collins, Michael Sam Sagas May Herald The New OrdinaryBoth Jason Collins and Michael Sam made history over the weekend. Now, let's hope what they represent becomes ordinary enough that it's unremarkable. Let's hope the phrase "first openly-gay" is only attached to their names in history books.
Kaepernick Says Teammates Won't Care If Player Is GayIf the 49ers end up drafting openly gay NFL prospect Michael Sam, the team will look past his sexuality in hopes that he can help the red and gold return to the Super Bowl, according to comments from quarterback Colin Kaepernick.
Daily Madden: The Biggest Question About Michael Sam Is 'Can He Play?' Michael Sam, the Missouri defensive end who publicly announced Sunday that he is gay, is projected as a mid-round NFL draft choice. John Madden said teams will begin evaluating Sam the same way. "Can he make your team, can he play for you, can he be a starter," Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.