Tag: Michael Sam

Michael Sam Documentary Reminds Us of the Year’s Bravest Moment in PR

Michael Sam Picture

In the last decade, as the public has become more tolerant of homosexuality, gay athletes have found the courage to come out publicly. Despite the widely held beliefs of lifelong football fans, gay NFL players have always been among us. Openly gay NFL players, however, have yet to reveal themselves.   An NFL prospect coming… Read More

American Football Player Michael Sam Says, “I Am Gay”

  Recently, in an ESPN Outside the Lines interview with Chris Connelly, 2014 NFL draft prospect, Michael Sam, announced that he is an “openly proud gay man”. After this interview, responses flooded social media, both supporting and demeaning Sam’s decision to tell the world of his sexual orientation. In the interview the all American Defensive… Read More