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Michael Sam: I’d Still Be In the NFL if I Hadn’t Come Out

"I have no regrets whatsoever," Sam says.

Michael Sam Steps Away From Team Citing “Mental Health” Concerns

"The last 12 months have been very difficult for me, to the point where I became concerned with my mental health," Sam tweeted Friday.

Michael Sam, First Openly Gay NFL Draft Pick, Headed to Canadian Football League

After being passed over by the St. Louis Rams and Dallas Cowboys, Sam has signed with the Montreal Alouettes.

Which Media Outlets Matter the Most to Hollywood Publicists?

Selling a book? That's easy. You try to get on 'CBS This Morning.' But what makes Reddit better than NPR (or not?) and other burning questions? Nine top Hollywood message managers reveal their thoughts on why some media matter more than others.

‘Dancing With the Stars’ Unveils Season 20 Celebrity Cast

An unexpected pro will return for the 10-year anniversary season.

Michael Sam, First Openly Gay NFL Draft Pick, Cut by St. Louis Rams

Sam still has a few options as he aims to play in his first NFL game

Tony Dungy Responds to Critics After Saying He Wouldn’t Draft Michael Sam

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.

ESPYs 2014: Most Outrageous Sports Star Style (Photos)

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.

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

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

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

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.

ESPYs: Michael Sam Receives Arthur Ashe Courage Award, ‘We Can Save Lives’ (Video)

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."

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

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.