Gay Rights Activist: NFL’s Macho Environment Promoted By Sportscasters Makes It Difficult For Players To Come Out Publicly
It was back in February when Missouri All-American Michael Sam came out to the press and told the world, “I am an openly, proud gay man.”
Madison Bumgarner carried the Giants to World Series victory over the Royals in Game 7. Here are 5 things you missed.
The Kansas City Royals eked out a win over the San Francisco Giants in Game 3 of the World Series. Here are 5 things you missed.
The Giants and Royals got to the World Series by playing better baseball than better teams. Which team will emerge as champion?
The World Series between the Royals and Giants will feature two teams that didn’t even win 90 games during the regular season.
Expert: ESPN Reporting On Sam’s Shower Habits Reinforces Stereotypes That Gay Men Are To Be Feared In Locker Room
ESPN has come under fire from Michael Sam’s teammates, coaches and fans after they reported on the St. Louis Rams rookie’s showering habits.
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.
The complexion of the National Football League changed last Saturday after Michael Sam became the first openly gay player to be drafted.
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.
Former NFL player Wade Davis came out in 2012, now he’s director of the You Can Play Project and he says the most important thing to Michael Sam is that he can play.