Saturday, August 30, 2014
St. Louis Rams just cut, on final day, Michael Sam, the league's first openly gay player. They hope to sign him for their practice squad but he is free to sign anywhere. That gives 31 other teams a shot. He was a 7th round pick and did quite okay in preseason games. More here.
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