We’ve heard both positive and negative reaction from the NFL and football community as a whole about Michael Sam being the first openly gay player in the NFL. Now it’s apparently time for other communities to give their two cents. Namely, the Washington D.C. lobbying community.
Since Michael Sam announced to the world that he’s gay, we’ve heard multiple negative reactions from multiple people. Mississippi State tight end informed us that he looked down on gay players. Terrell Thomas said that he “doesn’t believe in it” and “he doesn’t respect it.” And even Sam’s own father, Michael Sam Sr. said he’s […]
Joe Drape, Steve Eder, and Billu Wirz have written a fascinating column for the New York Times where the trio documented Michael Sam’s tough upbringing. The column touches on Sam’s reputation of frequenting the local gay bar and his families notorious reputation of being criminals. But the most fascination part of the column revolves around […]
It was inevitable the moment that Michael Sam announced that he was gay that there were bound to be negative responses by other football players. Case in point: Mississippi State tight end Rufus Warren’s comments regarding Michael Sam’s announcement. Warren took to his Twitter account to both congratulate Sam on the courage it took to […]