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Michael Sam

MONTREAL, CANADA - JULY 12: Arland Bruce #1 of the Montreal Alouettes dives with the ball after being tackled by Quincy Butler #0 of the Calgary Stampeders during the CFL game at Percival Molson Stadium on July 12, 2013 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images)

Alouettes Release Bruce Weeks After Sam Comment

The Montreal Alouettes released Arland Bruce on Wednesday, two weeks after the receiver was fined by the Canadian Football League for Twitter comments about openly gay NFL prospect Michael Sam.

97.1 The Ticket–02/27/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 03:  Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers reacts after Ben Grogan #19 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys misses a 34-yard field goal in the second quarter during the AT&T Cotton Bowl on January 3, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Players Union Talking To NFL About Ban On Infamous Gay Slur Alongside ‘N’ Word

While the league could not immediately be reached for comment, NFL Player’s Association executive George Atallah said the banishment of the n-word and the f-word are being discussed.

CBS Detroit–02/26/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 24: Former Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam looks on during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 24, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Announcing Homosexuality Put Michael Sam On The Map [BLOG]

If Sam was a first round talent, somehow swapped games and body with Jadeveon Clowney, I believe this would be a non-issue. Talent almost always trumps other factors in the NFL.

97.1 The Ticket–02/26/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 22: Former Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam speaks to the media during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 22, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Maybe Michael Sam Will Fit In NFL Just Fine

The NFL locker room has long been an unforgiving place.

97.1 The Ticket–02/24/2014

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers reacts after Ben Grogan #19 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys misses a 34-yard field goal in the second quarter during the AT&T Cotton Bowl on January 3, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NFL Could Be Getting Its First Openly Gay Player

Missouri All-American Michael Sam came out to the nation on Sunday night and could become the NFL’s first openly gay player.

97.1 The Ticket–02/10/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 03: Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers reacts after Ben Grogan #19 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys misses a 34-yard field goal in the second quarter during the AT&T Cotton Bowl on January 3, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Why Does Michael Sam Have To “Out” Himself? (You Might Be The Problem) [BLOG]

Michael Sam should be commended because he raised his hand to be the first gay NFL player who will be “out” for his entire career.

97.1 The Ticket–02/10/2014