Tag Archives: Michael Sam

  • Fred Smoot Said He Played With ‘Several’ Gay NFL Players

    Fred Smoot Said He Played With ‘Several’ Gay NFL Players

    Former NFL corner Fred Smoot is launching a podcast. And as such, he went to Reddit to do one of those AMAs to promote it. During the course of the online interview, he was asked a couple questions about the presence of gay players in the NFL. Fred Smoot claims that while Michael Sam may […]

  • Michael Sam Mocks Johnny Manziel After Sacking Him (GIFs)

    Michael Sam Mocks Johnny Manziel After Sacking Him (GIFs)

    As you’ve probably heard by now, on Saturday night the two biggest stories of the 2014 NFL Draft had a pretty memorable encounter. College football superstar-turned-Cleveland Browns backup quarterback Johnny Manziel scrambled for a touchdown against the Rams in the third quarter and celebrated by making his signature “money” gesture. Then, in the fourth quarter, […]

  • Helpful Video Explains How to Talk to Your Kids About Michael Sam (Video)

    Helpful Video Explains How to Talk to Your Kids About Michael Sam (Video)

    After Michael Sam got drafted by the St. Louis Rams the other day, a lot of people were upset about the fact that ESPN aired footage of him kissing his boyfriend upon hearing the news. Most were childish “ewww, that’s guh-rooosss” type responses, of course, which don’t really merit a response since they are completely irrational. […]

  • Visa “NFL Draft Stories” Commercial Stars Michael Sam (Video)

    Visa “NFL Draft Stories” Commercial Stars Michael Sam (Video)

    As I write this, Michael Sam is waiting in the wings of the 2014 NFL Draft to see, along with the rest of the world, who the first NFL team to sign an openly gay player will be. But he’s already signed with another entity—Visa, who recently unveiled a powerful new commercial starring Sam. The […]

  • Golfer Steve Elkington Makes Gay Joke About Michael Sam on Twitter

    Golfer Steve Elkington Makes Gay Joke About Michael Sam on Twitter

    While taking part in the NFL Combine this week, former Missouri Tigers defensive end Michael Sam stated that he’d prefer the focus on him to be about his play on the field, rather than his sexual orientation. That seems like a fair request from Sam, but it could be a tough one to enact as […]