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Sam said he endured a series of challenges over the last 12 months, and is stepping away from the game for mental health reasons.
The St. Louis Rams used a seventh-round pick on Michael Sam last year, but cut him prior to the start of the regular season.
If Michael Sam can turn heads at the veteran Combine, he’d have a chance of earning a spot on a regular-season roster.
"Thank you for saying yes," Sam tweeted to his new fiancé, Vito Cammisano.
Michael Sam says in a new TV documentary that coming out as gay was the right thing to do.
The first openly-gay player in the NFL was put on the Dallas squad after being cut by the St. Louis Rams, and he is free to sign with any team.
The Cowboys have scheduled a news conference to make it official that Sam, the NFL’s first openly gay player, has been added to the practice squad.
Michael Sam will learn Saturday if he made the final 53-man roster for the St. Louis Rams, a mark that would make him the first openly gay NFL player.
Michael Sam, the NFL's first openly gay player, has started life as a St. Louis Ram.
The president offered his congratulations one day after Sam became the first openly gay player drafted into the NFL.
NFL draft analysts say Michael Sam, who stands to be the first openly gay player in the league, will probably be drafted late. What if he's not?
The former University of Missouri defensive end is bidding to make the NFL. He would be the first openly gay player in the league.
Sam is slated to become the first openly gay player in the NFL, and on Saturday he spoke out for the first time since revealing his orientation.
Students form a human shield to block protesters from an anti-gay church.
Athletic directors and football coaches are having to take a good hard look to ensure their programs would be able to address having a gay player.
The gay football star says he agreed with everything Dale Hansen said about celebrating people's differences.
Michael Sam Sr., a self-described "old school . . . man-and-a-woman type of guy," as been struggling with the revelation that his son is gay.
He could tackle a lucrative career as a pitchman, as long as he continues performing on the field.
“I know that the union will accept him with open arms, as will our players,” NFLPA president Domonique Foxworth said, via ESPN.
The University of Missouri football player sent his dad a text message telling him that he is gay.
How did an entire football team keep one player's secret for so long?
The two players at the center of the bullying story that engulfed the Miami Dolphins last season both the decision to come out took "guts."
President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama took to Twitter Monday to voice their support of Michael Sam, the gay college footbal star who came out on Sunday.
The former NBA player tweeted that he spoke with Sam for two days in Los Angeles before his announcement.
A University of Missouri star projected to be drafted into the NFL looks set to become the first openly gay pro football player.
Giants co-owner Steve Tisch described Michael Sam as "a courageous man" after the Missouri star revealed his sexuality.
Sam’s NFL draft stock appears to be falling, at least according to executives who were surveyed before and after yesterday’s public revelation
Like Jackie Robinson before him, Michael Sam is already a pioneer, Joe Posnanski argues.
Michael Sam's University of Missouri teammates and other sports stars rallied around the All-American after he revealed to the world that he's gay.