Fisher: Report That Rams Drafted Michael Sam To Avoid 'Hard Knocks' Is 'Absurd'"We drafted Michael, who was the best player on the board," Rams coach Jeff Fisher said Thursday.
Rams Made Deal With NFL To Draft Michael Sam To Not Film 'Hard Knocks,' Report SaysA longtime NFL reporter revealed Wednesday the NFL agreed to a deal where the Los Angeles Rams -- then St. Louis -- didn’t have to do HBO’s “Hard Knocks” series in 2014 if they drafted Michael Sam.
Michael Sam: 'I'm Going To Give It One More Shot'Michael Sam will be attempting a comeback to the NFL.
Michael Sam: I'm Focused On Football, Not Making History In CFLMichael Sam says his priority is helping the Montreal Alouettes win, not making history as the first openly gay player in the Canadian Football League.
Michael Sam Signs 2-Year Deal With CFL's Montreal AlouettesMichael Sam, who made history last year as the first openly gay player selected in the NFL draft, is heading to the Canadian Football League.
Michael Sam: 'A Lot' Of Gay Players In NFLOn Thursday, the defensive end reiterated and expanded on comments made to Oprah Winfrey last year in which he said other pro athletes have told him they're gay too, though they're not ready to go public.
Jared Max: NFL's Continued Shunning Of Michael Sam Is A Failure Of Decency 101“Do you really think that is the reason why Michael Sam is not on an NFL roster?” Every time I get asked this question, I am reminded why Sam has not found a job since he graduated college.
Sam Confident, Bush Despondent After NFL Veterans CombineThe strain and sweat on their faces showed just how much one more chance in the NFL means to Michael Sam and 104 others.
The Top 14 Sports Stories Of 2014Our sports teams here in New York weren't all that good this past year -- except for the Rangers (and, OK, now the Islanders). Still, we found reasons -- both good and bad -- to keep tuning in.
Michael Sam: Gay Men In The NFL Have Reached Out To Me"Very few reached out to me and pretty much just told me their gratitude and how they were thankful that I had the courage. They wished that they had the courage to come out."
Jared Max: Michael Sam Isn't Alone, So Why Is He Doing This ... Alone?While Sam may still become the first openly gay player on a regular-season NFL roster, we are long overdue for others to look in the mirror and recognize it's their time to pick up the check.
Cowboys Release Michael Sam From Practice SquadSam was signed to Dallas' practice squad on Sept. 3, four days after he was among the final cuts by the St. Louis Rams at the end of the preseason.

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