This week NFL draft prospect and former Missouri defensive linemen Michael Sam came out and announced to the world that he was gay in an interview with ESPN’s Chris Connelly.
Sam is expected to be drafted in the upcoming NFL draft and will be the first openly gay player in the history of the NFL.
Sam said in his interview that he told his teammates back in August and they openly received him. It was said that they supported him and that was one of the reasons why he decided to come out to the world this week.
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