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Mizzou’s Sam says he’s gay

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Michael Sam, who was the Southeastern Conference defense player of the year while playing for Missouri last season, could become the first openly gay player in the NFL.

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He discussed his sexual orientation publically for the first time in an interview with the New York Times.

Sam revealed to Missouri coaches and players during a preseason practice in 2013 that he was gay.

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