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  1. Missouri has won 8 games per year since 2012. Do you prefer highs and lows or steady 8-4s?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Rock M Nation

    ... the end zone against Texas A&M and looking to the sky, of Marcus Murphy scoring late against Arkansas, of Michael Sam sacking Clint Chelf. Still ... I understand the urge here. For some, the bitter losses are more painful than the blissful moments ...

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  2. LSU opponent preview | Five questions for MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | NOLA.com

    ... defensive ends, including Shane Ray, Markus Golden, Kony Ealy and former SEC defensive player of the year Michael Sam. Given his athleticism and work ethic, it's a good bet Harris puts his name alongside those players in Missori football's annals. ...

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  3. Charles Harris wants Missouri's sack record, and other Media Day notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Rock M Nation

    Shane Ray set the record in 2014 with 14.5 sacks, breaking the previous record of 11.5 held jointly by Michael Sam and Aldon Smith. Preseason All-SEC 2nd team , Bronko Nagurski and Chuck Bednarik Award watch list-nominated defensive end Charles Harris was among the trio of Missouri Tigers in attendance at SEC Media Days last week.

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  4. Defensive line figures to shine again for Missouri commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Fulton Sun

    ... continues his development, the 6-foot-5, 300-pound Beckner could end up better than previous Missouri products Michael Sam, Kony Ealy, Shane Ray and Markus Golden, all draft picks in the NFL. Another key to watch is how effectively new defensive ...

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  5. Michael Sam Sends Heartfelt Message To LGBT Community After Mass ShootingRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | Gamedayr.com

    Former Missouri star defensive end Michael Sam was the first openly gay football player to be drafted in the NFL. Since being drafted, Sam has fallen from the football limelight, but he has been active representing the LGBT community.

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  6. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | KMIZ

    ... in standing with the victims and their loved ones in the face of this tragedy." Former Mizzou football player Michael Sam also weighed in on the violence. You'll recall Sam announced he was gay back in 2014 and has since become a leader for the LGBT ...

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  7. Michael Sam, NFL's first openly gay player, to speak at CWU during...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Michael Sam, the first openly gay NFL player, will be a guest speaker at Central Washington University during the school's annual Pride Week. From May 30 through June 4, CWU will celebrate and honor its lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender, or LGBT, community.

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  8. Take Two: Debating SEC's best defensive linemen in past decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | ESPN

    ... that time? I struggled with who from "D-line Zou" to put on the "just missed the cut" list. Sheldon Richardson , Michael Sam, Kony Ealy and Markus Golden all warranted consideration. I'm curious Missouri fans, who has been the team's top defensive ...

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  9. Missouri's 20 biggest wins, No. 10: Tigers 41, Oklahoma State 31Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Rock M Nation

    ... OSU faced third-and-7 from the Mizzou 23. At this point, Mizzou fans were begging for a field goal and overtime. Michael Sam had other ideas. The SEC defensive player of the year, working through a mostly quiet day, waited until just the right ...

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  10. Michael Sam Blames - Coming Out' as Gay for Failing to Find Home in NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    Defensive end Michael Sam is attributing his inability to get signed to an NFL squad to his publicly coming out as gay in 2013, while others insist he just doesn't have what it takes and that Sam was never more than a "stunt" for the NFL. "I think if I never would have came out, never would have said those words out to the public, I would still be currently in the NFL.

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  11. 2017 SEC Louisiana Prospects Draft, Round 1Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    ... had a lot of success developing defensive lineman, including back-to-back SEC Defensive Players of the Year in Michael Sam and Shane Ray in 2013 and 2014, and get a great fit with a 6-foot-3, 336-pound, physical Tyler Shelvin. It was a no-brainer ...

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  12. Mo. 'religious freedom' measure dies in committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Washington Blade

    ... Clinton and Bernie Sanders came out against the legislation and in favor of the filibuster. Earlier this month, Michael Sam, the first openly gay person to be drafted into the National Football League, announced he would return to his home state of ...

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  13. Michael Sam slams Missouri's religious objections billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    Michael Sam runs through a drill March 22, 2015, during the NFL Super Regional Combine football workout in Tempe, Ariz. Sam is the first openly gay NFL draftee.

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  14. Michael Sam slams Missouri's anti-LGBT billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Washington Blade

    Michael Sam spoke out against Missouri's religious freedom bill, which would protect businesses who deny services to same-sex couples, on Wednesday. According to the Associated Press , Sam addressed about 80 people at a rally against the legislation at the Capital Rotunda.

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  15. Michael Sam: Anti-Gay Bill Is 'Opposite Of Equality'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | On Top Magazine

    Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted by the NFL, on Wednesday spoke out against a so-called religious liberty bill in Missouri. Senate Joint Resolution 39 would amend the Missouri Constitution to protect organizations and individuals opposed to the Supreme Court's June, 2015 finding that gay and lesbian couples have a constitutional right to marry.

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  16. Michael Sam slams Missouria s religious objections billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Michael Sam, the first openly gay NFL draftee, slammed a Missouri measure that would shield some businesses that deny services for same-sex Kansas quarterbacks Montell Cozart and Deondre Ford have received hardship waivers from the Big 12 Conference for the 2015 season.

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  17. Michael Sam attends rally against religious exemption billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | KMBC-TV

    WITH WHAT'S NEXT. MICHEAL. DOWN AND JEFFERSON. THERE ARE PEOPLE OPPOSED TO THIS RELIGIOUS LIBERTIES BILL ARE COUNTING THEIR VOTERS THIS COUNTING TO SEE IF THEY HAVE THE VOTES TO AMEND IT.

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  18. Former Mizzou Great Michael Sam Slams SJR39 Gay Wedding Cake LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Tony's Kansas City

    His professional football career fizzled during the NFL draft but this former college star continues his LGBT advocacy and takes time to speak out against a controversial culture war issue.

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  19. Michael Sam slams Missouri's religious objections billRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | CBS Atlanta

    ... federal prosecutor in Manhattan said in a letter to the journalism consortium that... JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Michael Sam, the first openly gay NFL draftee, slammed a Missouri measure that would shield some businesses that deny services for ...

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  20. Missouri lawmakers to resume talks on religious exemption proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | KMBC-TV

    ... to oppose the amendment. Among those on hand for Wednesday's rally was former Missouri Tigers football star Michael Sam. Sam, who became the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL, condemned the measure as "the opposite of respect and the ...

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