Michael Sam Says LGBT Community Used Him As A Poster Boy, Then Abandoned Him

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Michael Sam is still trying to pick up the pieces of his life.

The former SEC defensive player of the year made waves and history after he came out as gay before the 2014 NFL draft and became the first openly gay player selected in the draft when he was picked by the St. Louis Rams. It was magnified timed ten when he was shown kissing his then-fiance upon hearing the news.

In an emotional interview published on Yahoo News, the former NFL player...


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