The St. Louis Rams have released defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly-gay player attempting to make an NFL roster
In the seventh round of the NFL Draft, the St. Louis Rams selected Missouri defensive end Michael Sam, making him the first openly gay player to be drafted in the NFL. He was the 249th of 256 draft selections. Thank you to the St.
Despite a mediocre performance at the NFL Scouting Combine, former University of Missouri defensive end Michael Sam emerged victorious