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Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers recovers a fumble for a touchdown against the Georgia Bulldogs on October 12, 2013. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Donté Stallworth On NFL’s Readiness For Openly Gay Player: Can The Kid Play Football Or Not?

Donté Stallworth has been making the media rounds lately after being one of the first athletes on Twitter to support Michael Sam, the All-American from Missouri entering the NFL Draft as an openly gay man. He joined Toucher and Rich Wednesday morning.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/12/2014

Michael Sam (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Fred Toucher: NFL Executives Making Garbage Excuses For Lack Of Interest In Michael Sam

“I’m sick of the excuses, because they’re dumb, vapid, see-through, garbage excuses that these teams are giving. The kid deserves to play in the NFL next year.”

02/11/2014

Michael Sam. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: How You Know A Social Breakthrough Has Taken Hold

Social change tends to come slowly, even in a supposedly ultra-liberal place like Massachusetts.

02/11/2014

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Felger & Mazz: February 10, 2014

The Felger and Massarotti Show from Monday, February 10.

02/10/2014

Michael Sam (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Could Michael Sam ‘Fit In’ In Foxboro?

Former Patriots tight end Christian Fauria says Michael Sam is a leader and courageous.

02/10/2014

Bill Belichick (Scott Halleran/Getty Images) and Michael Sam (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images).

Mazz: Belichick The Right Type Of Coach For Michael Sam

Just like Jackie Robinson broke down the color barrier in the MLB in 1947, Michael Sam is poised to break the NFL’s sexuality barrier in 2014.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/10/2014

Robert Kraft (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Robert Kraft On Openly Gay Player: Patriots’ Locker Room Would Be ‘The Most Supportive System’

Robert Kraft said his team is interested only in winning, and the Patriots would be a welcome environment for any gay player.

02/10/2014

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers recovers a fumble for a touchdown against the Georgia Bulldogs on October 12, 2013. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Thamel On Gresh & Zo: Michael Sam Is ‘Tim Tebow Times 10′

Michael Sam is forcing the NFL to voyage into uncharted territory, and the team that drafts him will be put to the ultimate test.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/10/2014

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers recovers a fumble for a touchdown against the Georgia Bulldogs on October 12, 2013. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Celtics’ Pressey Shows Support For Michael Sam: ‘I Wish Him The Best’

There has been an incredible outpouring of support for Michael Sam, the Missouri defensive end who publicly revealed he is gay on Sunday, with a former Tiger who now wears Celtics’ green among the many to send him well wishes.

02/10/2014