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Michael Sam is the first openly gay player selected in the NFL Draft.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

St. Louis Rams Make Michael Sam First Openly Gay Player Drafted By NFL Team

Michael Sam was picked by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the NFL draft Saturday, becoming the first openly gay player drafted by a pro football team.

05/10/2014

Jimmy Garoppolo looks to pass during a Senior Bowl practice session at Fairhope Stadium on January 20, 2014 in Fairhope, Alabama. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

NFL Draft Day 2 Live Blog: Patriots Trade Out Of Third Round

Follow along for all the Patriots’ updates from rounds 2 and 3 of the NFL Draft.

05/09/2014

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Ted Johnson On Felger & Mazz: ‘I Loved Playing In Pete Carroll’s Defense’

Former Patriots linebacker Ted Johnson explained Tuesday afternoon on Felger & Massarotti why it was under Pete Carroll that he enjoyed his best seasons.

98.5 The Sports Hub–01/28/2014

Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo On The Curious Case Of Brandon Spikes

Something strange is going on between the Patriots and Brandon Spikes, so Andy Gresh and Scott Zolak try to get to the bottom of it.

98.5 The Sports Hub–01/14/2014

Jamie Collins #91 of the New England Patriots covers Coby Fleener #80 of the Indianapolis Colts on January 11, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Socci: Emergence Of Jamie Collins Helping To Offset Loss Of Brandon Spikes

98.5 The Sports Hub’s Patriots play-by-play man Bob Socci thought Jamie Collins played “fantastic” on Saturday night, and spoke to Toucher & Rich Monday morning about the rookie linebacker’s emergence.

98.5 The Sports Hub–01/13/2014

Dont'a Hightower #45 of the New England Patriots watches the action from the sidelines on August 20, 2012 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Zolak: Hightower Should Be Giving The Patriots More

Injuries are the main reason to point to when discussing this defense’s recent woes. However, some players aren’t living up to their billing – one of them being linebacker Dont’a Hightower.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/02/2013

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - JANUARY 07: Manti Te'o #5 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish tries to make a play on the ball against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2013 Discover BCS National Championship game at Sun Life Stadium on January 7, 2013 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Rookie Linebacker Manti Te’o Hopes To Jump Start A Dull Chargers Defense

Finally in the NFL, Manti Te’o is looking to give football fans everywhere reasons to forget about his fake girlfriend scandal. His performance with the San Diego Chargers may be just the thing to jolt his name back to football relevance.

08/26/2013

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