Michael Sam led St. Louis with six tackles in last week's preseason finale against Miami.
St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) -
Michael Sam remains without an NFL team two days after the league's first openly gay active player was waived by the St. Louis Rams, who did not include the defensive end on its practice squad.
Sam, a seventh-round pick in this year's draft who publicly declared his homosexuality prior to February's scouting combine, was left off the 10-man squad that the Rams filled on Monday.
The 2013 SEC Defensive Player of the Year appeared to be the victim of a numbers game, with the Rams already carrying five defensive ends on their active roster and short on depth at other positions.
Officials the story in Seattle again?
By John McMullen, NFL Editor
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) -
Baseball analysts often say a batted ball will find a poor fielder.
Over in the NFL, it seems controversy always seeks out the biggest stage.
The reigning Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks will kick off the 2014 season on Thursday when they host Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers, a rematch of the famed "Fail Mary" game of 2012 in which...