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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

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)

Fisher: Won’t Be Issue For Rams To Cut Michael Sam If He Doesn’t Earn Spot

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher says it won’t be hard for the team to cut Michael Sam if he’s unable to earn a spot on the roster.

05/12/2014

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)

Networks Didn’t Have Discussions About Potential Sam, Boyfriend Kiss During Draft

The handsome football player gets drafted by an NFL team, plants an emotional kiss on his sweetheart and gives sportscasts a feel-good video clip.

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

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers reacts after Ben Grogan #19 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys misses a 34-yard field goal in the second quarter during the AT&T Cotton Bowl on January 3, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Dolphins Player Pulls Negative Tweet About Michael Sam

Safety Don Jones criticized Rams’ draft selection with one word, “horrible.”

05/10/2014

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

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

Ultimate Guide To Your Summer Road Trip

Make the most of your summer with this ultimate guide to road trips.

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. (Photo: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Michael Sam Wins Arthur Ashe Courage Award

Sam, the SEC Defensive Player of the Year, has announced that he is gay, making him set to become the first openly gay player in the NFL.

05/07/2014

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