NFL Draft

Former Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam takes part in position drills during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on Feb. 24, 2014 in Indianapolis, Ind. (credit:  Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Coach Fisher: ‘People Will Try To Make It A Distraction’

In St. Louis, Michael Sam might have found the perfect spot to pursue an NFL career and try to become the league’s first openly gay player.

05/12/2014

Former Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam speaks to the media during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on Feb. 22, 2014 in Indianapolis, Ind. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Picking Sam, Rams Welcome 1st Openly Gay Player

Michael Sam waited and waited. Hours passed, rounds came and went, and eventually, there were only eight more picks left on the third and final day of the NFL draft.

05/11/2014

Johnny Manziel (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Pro Football Meets Johnny Football

All eyes and iPhones were on Johnny Manziel, who squirmed in his seat for 21 picks before landing in the wasteland we call Cleveland. He forced a smile and his signature salutation, rubbing his thumb and forefinger, a metaphor for counting his cash.

05/09/2014

Former Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam speaks to the media during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on Feb. 22, 2014 in Indianapolis, Ind. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

NFL Team Official: Michael Sam Is ‘Not A Really Good Athlete’

It could be a very long weekend for Michael Sam.

05/09/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 25: (L-R) Kathaleen O'Connor and Eric Mabe from Middletown, New York show support for the New York Giants during the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City.

Top 5 Goofiest NFL Draft Moments

Will anything weird happen at the NFL Draft? Probably. But until then, here are our five favorite goofy NFL Draft moments.

05/07/2014

Getty/Ezra Shaw

Report: Rams Shopping Draft’s #2 Pick

GM Les Snead confirms several teams have inquired about trading up.

04/07/2014

An anonymous survey of NFL players shows that while most don’t believe sexual orientation matters to them, there are some lingering issues surrounding acceptance of openly gay players. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

NFL Player Poll: 86 Percent Say Sexual Orientation Does Not Matter To Them

The ESPN survey of 51 anonymous players – about the sample size of a full team roster – were asked four questions regarding sexual orientation matters in the National Football League. Eighty-six percent said they are okay with a gay teammate, with 44 of the players agreeing that a player’s sexual orientation does not matter to them.

02/17/2014

Tavon signing

Rams Sign Entire Draft Class

The St. Louis Rams have signed each of the team’s seven draft picks, the team announced Thursday. Terms of the deals were not disclosed. The Rams’ 2013 draft class includes WR Tavon Austin (1st round, […]

06/13/2013

T.J. Oshie #74, David Perron #57 and Alex Pietrangelo #27 of the St. Louis Blues celebrate Perron's second goal against the Colorado Avalanche at the Scottrade Center  on February 11, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

The Sports Hub: David Perron, TJ Oshie & Russ Lande

The Blues begin their run for the Stanley Cup on Tuesday night against the Los Angeles Kings. Should Rams fans be happy about how the Les Snead/Jeff Fisher regime did with the 2013 NFL Draft?

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–04/30/2013

NFL Draft Football

Overnight America: April 29th, 2013 – Kevin Wheeler, Jake Shimabukuro

Sports Reporter Kevin Wheeler from KMOX (Our Flagship Station) joined us to talk about the NFL Draft. Ukelele master Jake Shimabukuro stopped by to talk about his new album and what it is like to […]

04/29/2013

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