KMOX 1120AM

NFL

SAN DIEGO - 1987:  Wide receiver Roy Green #81 of the St. Louis Cardinals catches a pass during a 1987 NFL game against the San Diego Chargers at Jack Murphy Stadium in San Diego, California. (Photo: Mike Powell/Getty Images)

Ex-Players: NFL Illegally Used Drugs

Former St. Louis Cardinals wide-receiver Roy Green is among a group of retired NFL players says in a lawsuit filed Tuesday that the league, thirsty for profits, illegally supplied them with risky narcotics and other painkillers.

05/20/2014

St. Louis Rams rookie Michael Sam talks with reporters at Rams Park in Earth City, Missouri on May 13, 2014. Sam, the first openly gay player was drafted by the Rams in the 2014 draft.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Sam Saga May Expand NFL’s Gay Fan Base

National Center For Lesbian Rights leader & others share their opinions

05/16/2014

St. Louis Rams draft pick Michael Sam addresses the media during a press conference at Rams Park on May 12, 2014 in Earth City, Mo. (credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Michael Sam Docu-Series Now On Hold

The series was to have taken an up-close look at the openly gay football player recently drafted by the Rams.

05/16/2014

St. Louis Rams draft pick Michael Sam addresses the media during a press conference at Rams Park on May 13, 2014 in Earth City, Missouri. (credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rams Risk Getting Smeared Should They Cut Michael Sam

Michael Sam’s magic moment has left America divided, making the masses uncomfortable for many reasons, though much of it has nothing to do with Michael Sam.

05/16/2014

EARTH CITY, MO - MAY 13: St. Louis Rams draft pick Michael Sam addresses the media during a press conference at Rams Park on May 13, 2014 in Earth City, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Former NFL Player: ‘Most Athletes Don’t Want To Be Seen As The Gay Player’

It was the kiss seen around the world. When new NFL draftee Michael Sam kissed his boyfriend on ESPN after finding out he was going to be playing for the St. Louis Rams, it drew celebration and criticism from both athletes and fans. Now some critics are questioning if more athletes will announce that they are gay.

05/15/2014

St. Louis Rams draft pick Michael Sam addresses the media during a press conference at Rams Park on May 13, 2014 in Earth City, Mo. (credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Sam: ‘Everybody Else Makes A Big Deal Out’ Of My Sexuality

The overflow crowd at Rams Park did not intimidate Michael Sam.

05/14/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 22: Former Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam speaks to the media during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 22, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Full House As Rams Formally Introduce Michael Sam

Michael Sam says St. Louis feels “just like home.”

05/13/2014

Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images

Find A Michael Sam Rams Jersey?

Mizzou alum’s replica is #2 seller among NFL rookies, second only to Johnny Manziel’s.

05/12/2014

James Franklin #1 of the Missouri Tigers passes against the Auburn Tigers in the second quarter during the SEC Championship Game at Georgia Dome on December 7, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

James Franklin Signs With Lions

Former Mizzou QB gets shot as an undrafted free agent with Detroit

05/12/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt file

Michael Sam Could Help Pass Non-Discrimination Legislation

PROMO executive director AJ Bockelman says Missourians can still be fired or denied housing for being gay.

05/12/2014

more

previous