College football star says he's gay, could become first openly gay player in NFL
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 01:34:39 GMT —
College football star Michael Sam said he is gay, and may become the first openly gay player in the NFL.
Sam said he is gay in interviews on Sunday with ESPN's 'Outside the Lines' and 'The New York Times.'
Sam is an all-American from the Missouri tigers.
Sam is eligible for the NFL draft in May. Assuming he is drafted, he would become the first openly gay player in the history of the NFL.