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Michael Sam Opens Up About Coming Out, NFL

AP | R.B. FALLSTROM | Posted 02.26.2015 | Sports

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Michael Sam dismissed the thought that his sexuality has cost him a spot in the NFL. "I don't like to think that way," Sam said in...

Legendary Hulk Hogan Says Pro Wrestling Has Moved Past Its 'Barbaric Mindset' About Gays

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 02.13.2015 | Gay Voices
Pollo Del Mar

Not long ago, sports -- including big-time wrestling -- were less accommodating for gay competitors. Only recently have most pro athletes remained active in their chosen careers after coming out.

'My Name Is Michael Sam, And I Am Unbroken'

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 12.19.2014 | Gay Voices

Michael Sam opens up about his tumultuous year as part of a video campaign in support of Angelina Jolie's new movie. "When I came out several mont...

NFL's Michael Sam Should Seek Out 'Ex-Gay' Therapy, According To This Pundit

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.10.2014 | Gay Voices

The NFL's Michael Sam graces the cover of August's Out magazine with an intimate interview and sexy photo spread, but one of the nation's most infamou...

Michael Sam Reveals The Unusual Way He Met His Boyfriend Vito Cammisano

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.09.2014 | Gay Voices

New NFL recruit Michael Sam opens up about his relationship with boyfriend Vito Cammisano in an intimate new interview with Out magazine -- and, as it...

Gay Rights Advocates Extend Hand To Michael Sam's Teammates

AP | R.B. FALLSTROM | Posted 05.16.2014 | Gay Voices

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The head of an advocacy group for gay and lesbian athletes said he spent a full day this week helping the St. Louis Rams prepare fo...

Benham Brothers: Michael Sam Is 'Going To Be Crushed' By The Gay Agenda

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.14.2014 | Gay Voices

The right-wing Christian brothers whose planned reality show was controversially axed after their history of anti-gay remarks came to light have a mes...

WATCH: The Adorable Way Michael Sam Celebrated Making NFL History

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.12.2014 | Gay Voices

ESPN captured Michael Sam's emotional reaction after learning he'd become the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL -- and it's adorable....

Michael Sam Writes Touching Open Letter To His Alma Mater

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.20.2014 | Sports

Michael Sam, the former Missouri defensive lineman poised to become the NFL's first openly gay player, appeared before NFL scouts during Mizzou's pro ...

'It's A Tragedy Every Time Somebody Comes Out Of The Closet'

Posted 03.11.2014 | Gay Voices

NFL hopeful Michael Sam has received heaps of praise from the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community after he came out as gay last mo...

9 Ways I Would React If I Were Michael Sam

Doyin Richards | Posted 04.15.2014 | Gay Voices
Doyin Richards

I understand on a small scale what it's like to receive anonymous hateful comments from cowards and other unenlightened souls, but nothing I've received will compare to what this young man will receive in the coming months.

Gay NFL Veteran: 'I Did Not Feel Safe At All' In The Locker Room

Posted 02.13.2014 | Gay Voices

Retired NFL veteran Esera Tuaolo joined HuffPost Live this week to discuss the implications of college football star Michael Sam's coming out. "I...

Michael Sam Must 'Become Ex-Gay, Ex-Homosexual,' Right-Wing Pundit Proclaims

Posted 02.13.2014 | Gay Voices

College football standout Michael Sam has garnered praise from lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights advocates and allies after publicl...

Openly Gay Football

Jeff Danziger | Posted 04.13.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Michael Sam Deserves Nothing Less Than Our Full Support

Jordan Schultz | Posted 04.12.2014 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

Michael Sam was the 2013 SEC Defensive Player of the Year. He will be selected somewhere in the next NFL draft. And on Sunday, he told the world he was gay. Perhaps one day our society will embrace people of all sexual orientations, as we should, and this kind of thing won't be national news. For now, though, let us celebrate what Sam did as both courageous and monumental.

NFL Players React To College Football Star Coming Out

Posted 02.10.2014 | Sports

Several current NFL players offered their support to Michael Sam, a 2013 first-team All-American from the University of Missouri who publicly came out...

NFL Supports Michael Sam

Posted 02.10.2014 | Sports

The NFL issued a statement on Sunday night commending Michael Sam, a 2013 first-team All-American defensive lineman from Missouri, who publicly came o...