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  1. Tony Dungy Responds to Critics After Saying He Wouldn't Draft Michael Sam

    2:55 pm 7/22/2014

    The NBC analyst and Super Bowl-winning coach has taken heat for saying he "wouldn't want to deal" with having the NFL's first openly gay player on his team.Read more

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  2. ESPYs 2014: Most Outrageous Sports Star Style (Photos)

    4:14 pm 7/17/2014

    The sports world's equivalent of the Oscars brings out its fair share of fashionable moments, as the biggest names in sports compete to make the greatest statement on the red carpet.Read more

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  3. St. Louis Rams' Michael Sam: Experts Analyze Endorsement Potential of NFL's First Openly Gay Player

    10:00 am 7/17/2014

    Following an early deal with Visa, advertisers have taken a much more cautious approach to signing Sam as the face of their brands.Read more

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  4. NFL's First Gay Star on Michael Sam and His Own Shocking Decision to Come Out in 1975: 'I Was Desperate'

    9:00 am 7/17/2014

    In THR's annual Sports Issue, former Washington Redskins running back David Kopay, who scandalized an incredulous America, opens up about the reasons behind his decision, his life since then and his concerns for the openly gay rookie player.Read more

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  5. ESPYs: Michael Sam Receives Arthur Ashe Courage Award, 'We Can Save Lives' (Video)

    5:40 pm 7/16/2014

    UPDATED: The NFL's first openly gay player told young people in his moving speech, "Great things can happen when you have the courage to be yourself."Read more

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  6. Richard Sherman, Michael Sam, Jamie Anderson Celebrate ESPN The Magazine’s ‘Body Issue’

    2:06 pm 7/16/2014

    Many of them having posed nude for the special issue, the athletes were more covered up when they celebrated the launch at a sports-star-filled party on July 15.Read more

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  7. OWN Postpones Michael Sam Docuseries

    4:47 pm 5/16/2014

    The news comes just two days after the project was announced at Oprah Winfrey's network.Read more

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  8. OWN Lands Michael Sam Docuseries

    2:36 pm 5/14/2014

    Oprah Winfrey's cable network has greenlighted the untitled project from the team behind "Lindsay."Read more

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  9. Michael Sam Will Face Critics On The Field: 'I Will Put on My Pads and They'll See Me Running'

    2:54 pm 5/13/2014

    After making history as the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL, Sam was introduced by the St. Louis Rams in a press conference on Tuesday, where he responded to questions about fame, football and offensive tweets. Read more

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