Dallas Cowboys Franchise Release Michael Sam

Michael Sam Released CowboysMichael Sam the first gay man to be drafted in the NFL has been released from the Dallas Cowboys practice squad.

Sam,  was the 249th overall pick  selected by the Rams in the seventh round of the 2014 NFL Draft .

After failing to make the Rams 53 man roster…he was released and picked up by the Dallas Cowboys franchise.  The news of his release was announced today.

Sam issue a statement in which he said… “I want to think the Jones family and the entire Cowboys organization for their opportunity, as well as my friends, family, teammates, and fans for their support. While this is disappointing, I will take the lessons I learned here in Dallas and continue to fight for an opportunity to prove that I can play every Sunday.

Sam attended the University of Missouri, where he played college football for the Missouri Tigers football team for four years.

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There’s another big blow to the reputation of the NFL and  this  time it’s not a player whose behavior is in question…It’s Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones.

In case you missed it…last month photos of Jerry Jones fondling two strippers were leaked.

In Jones’ own defense, he  contended that the photos were taken without his knowledge over five years ago and the man who leaked the photos was trying to extort money from the NFL team owner.  Full story here

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