Word on the Street: Michael Sam could be 1st openly gay NFL player

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A top college athlete could soon be hitting the field as the first openly gay football player in the NFL.

University of Missouri All-American Michael Sam publicly announced Sunday that he’s gay after coming out to his teammates and coaches back in August.

The defensive end is scheduled to participate in the league's scouting camp later this month, and is expected to be a mid-round...

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