NFL Prospect Michael Sam’s decision to announce to the world that he’s gay is having far reaching effects on athletes of all ages.
Joe Banner lasted twelve years as CEO of the Philadelphia Eagles. He lasted just 16 months with the Browns.
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Though his time here was short, and ended poorly, Terrell Owens was probably the most popular athlete in the city at his peak. To this day, a good percentage of fans take Owens’ side in the TO vs. Donovan McNabb fiasco that was ultimately the cherry on top of the star wide receiver’s undoing with the Eagles.
Chris discusses the latest delay in the employer mandate implementation under the Affordable Care Act and the announcement by an NFL prospect that he is gay. He also talks with Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick about his opposition to a Justice Department nominee.
The latest back-and-forth over the Washington Redskins name includes a stern letter from two lawmakers and a new “community voices” campaign from the team.
Former pro football player Hugh Douglas has pleaded no contest and avoided jail in a Connecticut case alleging he assaulted his girlfriend at a Hartford hotel.
SEC defensive player of the year and All-American former Missouri defensive end, Michael Sam, announced he is gay Sunday. Sam, 6’2″, 255 pounds, is a projected mid round selection in the upcoming NFL draft. If drafted, Sam would become the first openly homosexual NFL player.
Many athletes were vocal on Twitter about Michael Sam’s declaration that he’s gay.
Michael Sam could’ve taken the — well, not the easy, but certainly the easier — way out by staying mum on his sexual orientation, at least until after the NFL draft.
Missouri All-American Michael Sam says he is gay, and the defensive end could become the first openly homosexual player in the NFL.
Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.
The lawyer for Hugh Douglas says the former NFL defensive end will plead no contest to a misdemeanor to resolve a Connecticut case that accused him of assaulting his girlfriend at a Hartford hotel.
I’ve always believed that the most important feature of the Super Bowl was the football game itself.
There may be a little more noise at Lincoln Financial Field during Eagles games next season.