Michael Sam is a Ram

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Sam takes the high road in response to Dungy

The first openly gay professional football player took the high road in responding to Dungy's "distraction" comments.

Sam takes the high road in response to Dungy

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The first openly gay professional football player took the high road in responding to Dungy's "distraction" comments.

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Tony Dungy should stop talking about Michael Sam

Did someone forget to turn off Tony Dungy?

Tony Dungy should stop talking about Michael Sam

Did someone forget to turn off Tony Dungy?

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Tony Dungy's Compass is Broken

Tony Dungy has taken up the mantle of being the moral authority on issues. His compass for this issue isn't reading North. He should recalibrate his compass, or he will be left wandering in...

Tony Dungy's Compass is Broken

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Tony Dungy has taken up the mantle of being the moral authority on issues. His compass for this issue isn't reading North. He should recalibrate his compass, or he will be left wandering in...

Jeff Fisher proves Tony Dungy wrong

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Tony Dungy considers Michael Sam a distraction. Jeff Fisher considers him a football player. Guess who's right?

Michael Sam is not a distraction

Tony Dungy thinks Michael Sam is a distraction. Maybe we should stop asking football coaches about distractions.

Michael Sam and courage

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Michael Sam uses his award speech to explain how examples like his can touch, and even save, lives.

Michael Sam's tears were real, and so were yours

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Michael Sam accepted ESPN's Arthur Ashe Courage Award for coming out as gay before the NFL Draft. Now he sets out to write the final act in this transformative year in sports.

Twitter haters out in force for Michael Sam's ESPY

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I know it's always depressing to read too much on Twitter when any big event happens, since the site has a fair number of racists, sexists, homophobes and all-around idiots. But I assumed Michael...

Watch Michael Sam's ESPY speech

"Great things can happen when you have the courage to be yourself."

Michael Sam won't have any problems in the shower

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One thing sports showers are not is erotic. ESPN looks at the mythology of soaping up with teammates.

Who will present Arthur Ashe Award to Michael Sam?

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I strongly recommended a tough or religious NFL player to present the Arthur Ashe Courage Award to Michael Sam.

CFL standing by for Sam

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The Canadian Football League wants to give Rams defensive end Michael Sam a shot if he doesn't make it to the NFL.

Links: Alden speaks, Sam/Gaines sign

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Mike Alden and Pat Ivey talk about player benefits and conference autonomy, Kaitlyn Fischer sets a school record at the NCAA Track & Field championships, and Michael Sam and E.J. Gaines officially...

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Michael Sam and Mizzou football: You can play

Michael Sam and coach Gary Pinkel express support for gay Missouri Tigers.

Michael Sam is on next week's SI cover

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