University of Missouri

February 9, 2014 10:25 PM

Obamas, many others tweet support for Michael Sam

University of Missouri senior defensive end Michael Sam on Sunday became one of the few active male athletes on the major U.S. sports scene to announce that he’s gay. He is poised to become the NFL’s first openly gay player. Since the announcement, support has been pouring in, whether on social media or on the football field in Columbia.

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