Michael Sam could have been the first openly gay man on an NFL football roster. He’s not, and that sucks.
In a video posted to I'm From Driftwood, a young man reports the supportive response he received when he came out to his mother — she just wanted him to wait until a commercial break in the football game.
The school district this year, through its Out for Safe Schools initiative, is setting out to make athletics a welcoming environment for LGBT students.
Rogers will also be a producer on the show, a sitcom about an out athlete.
Comedian Aries Spears says his comment was just a harmless joke.