Just Short of Making History: St. Louis Rams Cut Michael Sam

St. Louis Rams defensive end Michael Sam watches from the sideline in the second quarter of a preseason NFL football game between the Rams and the New Orleans Saints on Aug. 8, in St. Louis. L.G. Patterson / AP

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be selected in the NFL draft, did not make the Rams’ 53-man roster.

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