Remember when people got all in an uproar over Michael Sam smooching his boyfriend on ESPN after the St. Louis Rams drafted Sam into the NFL? There was the former college athlete who pretended his ignorant tweets were part of some strange science experiment. Then that Christian activist called for ... More >>
Now that Michael Sam is officially the first out gay man in professional football, supporters and detractors alike are making their opinions known with boycotts and a "kiss-in," or a sit-in with same-sex kissing. Conservative Washington, D.C., lobbyist Jack Burkman says he has organized Christian ... More >>
For most of America, Michael Sam getting drafted to play professional football for the St. Louis Rams was a watershed moment in sports history. For former University of Mississippi basketball star Marshall Henderson, Sam's success was a chance to spew a bunch of nonsense on Twitter before (probably ... More >>
While the media spent all weekend covering Michael Sam's post-NFL draft celebratory kiss with boyfriend Vito Cammisano, another story about a St. Louis Rams player's PDA has received nowhere near the attention it deserves. In a hilarious social-media blunder, Rams wide receiver Kenny Britt posted a ... More >>
Historic news hit the sports world this weekend when the St. Louis Rams drafted former University of Missouri defensive end Michael Sam, making him the first publicly out gay man on a National Football League roster. Sam wasn't drafted until late in the seventh round, the 249th player selected to j ... More >>
Miami Dolphins safety Don Jones' reaction to the St. Louis Rams drafting Michael Sam can be summed up in one word: Horrible. That's the adjective Jones tweeted out shortly after Sam celebrated joining the Rams by kissing his boyfriend, Vito Cammisano. Sam is the first out gay man on an NFL roster.