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  1. Three Tigers set to start NFL career after draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | The Maneater

    Missouri Tigers coach Gary Pinkel speaks with senior center Evan Boehm before kickoff at Faurot Field in Columbia on Nov. 21, 2015. Mizzou lost to Tennessee, 19-8.

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  2. NFL Draft 2016: Day 3 live stream and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Arrowhead Addict

    The Kansas City Chiefs are going to be very busy on Saturday afternoon. After moving around during the first two days of the 2016 NFL Draft, Chiefs general manager John Dorsey will have seven selections.

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  3. NFL Draft lounge: Chiefs have seven picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Arrowhead Addict

    On Day 3, the Chiefs will be very busy. After having just two picks in the first three rounds of the proceedings, Kansas City will be on the clock a whopping seven times.

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  4. Player Spotlight: Kony EalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Cat Scratch Reader

    Kony Ealy made a name for himself in college, taking home several honors and positioning himself near the top of the field at his position. As a Missouri Tiger, Ealy amassed 96 tackles over three seasons with 28 of those forcing a loss against opposing teams.

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

    Saturday Apr 23 | 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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  6. Michael Sam slams Missouri's anti-LGBT billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | 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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  7. Former Mizzou Great Michael Sam Slams SJR39 Gay Wedding Cake LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | 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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  8. Michael Sam slams Missouri's religious objections billRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 20 | CBS Atlanta

    Donald Trump celebrated his overwhelming New York primary victory in the glitzy midtown Manhattan skyscraper that bears his name, boasting it was rewarding to get such a triumph from "the people who know me best." Donald Trump celebrated his overwhelming home-state primary victory in the glitzy Manhattan skyscraper that bears his name, he strode onstage to tune of "New York, New York," and the Empire State Building even marked the... Federal biologists have temporarily stopped tagging endangered killer whales in Washington state's Puget Sound after a dead orca was found with pieces of a dart tag lodged in its dorsal fin.

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

    Wednesday Apr 20 | KMBC-TV

    A Missouri House committee is expected to discuss the state's controversial religious liberty bill in a hearing Wednesday night. The hearing follows two days of rallies in Jefferson City about the issue, which has become the most contentious item on the Legislature's calendar this year.

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  10. Michael Sam: Missouri's Anti-LGBT Bill Undermines Our DignityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 4 | Advocate

    Michael Sam considers Missouri "a home." After all, it was the St. Louis Rams who made history in 2014 by drafting Sam, the first openly gay man to be picked up in an NFL draft, at the end of Sam's college career at the University of Missouri , where he was named 2013 SEC Defensive Player of the Year.

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  11. Michael Sam Says He Faced More Racism In The LGBT Community Than Black HomophobiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | NewsOne

    Though he never actually played in an official NFL regular season game after leaving the University of Missouri, Sam helped pave the way for the LGBT community in professional sports. In a soon-to-be released interview in Attitude Magazine , Michael Sam discussed his feelings about a number of issues, including his thoughts on racism in the gay community.

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  12. Report: NFL Cut Deal With Rams To Draft Michael SamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | CBS Local

    Did the Rams' 2014 draft selection of Michael Sam come forced by the NFL? A report out of St. Louis suggests that was the case. According to Howard Balzer, a longtime NFL reporter with 590 The Fan in St. Louis, the Rams were cut a deal by the league: draft Sam, who would become the NFL's first openly gay player, and the team wouldn't be forced to be featured on HBO's "Hard Knocks" training camp series.

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  13. Report: St. Louis Rams Only Drafted Michael Sam to Avoid TV ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Advocate

    The only reason the St. Louis Rams drafted out football player Michael Sam is that the NFL told the team that it could avoid appearing on an HBO series about NFL training camps that year, St. Louis-based sportswriter Howard Balzer reports. In a blog post for St. Louis radio station KFNS, Balzer writes that the NFL considered the Rams the best team to draft Sam because of how close St. Louis is to Sam's alma mater, the University of Missouri.

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  14. Rams reportedly took Michael Sam in 2014 draft in deal with NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Aug 28, 2014; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; St. Louis Rams defensive end Michael Sam looks on prior to a game against the Miami Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium.

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  15. Did NFL's Rams Draft Michael Sam to Avoid HBO's - Hard...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | SFGate

    Progressive pick was mere ploy to take itself out of the running for training camp show in 2014, according to local sportswriter The Los Angeles Rams are going to be featured on HBO's "Hard Knocks" this season, but the team may have gone to desperate lengths to avoid that distinction a few years ago - at least, according to one report. In 2014, the then-St.

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  16. Jeff Fisher denies Rams drafted Sam to avoid 'Hard Knocks'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | YardBarker.com

    Rams head coach Jeff Fisher denied a report that the team drafted Michael Sam to get out of appearing on "Hard Knocks." Jeff Fisher is strongly speaking out against a potentially damning report involving the then-St.

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  17. Did NFL cut shady side deal to get Rams to draft Michael Sam?Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Daily Chappaqua

    The Rams made history by drafting Michael Sam as the first openly-gay player in the NFL in 2014, but there may have been strings attached to that move. According to NFL reporter Howard Balzer, the team cut a deal with the league to draft Sam late in the seventh round to avoid an appearance on HBO's "Hard Knocks" series.

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  18. Rams reportedly drafted Michael Sam so they could get out of a Hard KnocksaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Washington Post

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  19. Report: Rams avoided Hard Knocks in 2014 by drafting Michael SamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | MSNBC

    It's long been believed that the Rams used a late-round draft pick two years ago on defensive end Michael Sam at the behest of the league office. Long-time NFL reporter Howard Balzer, who has focused his attention in recent years on the Rams, reports that the arrangement had a quid pro quo .

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  20. Rams Made Deal With NFL To Draft Michael Sam To Not Film 'Hard Knocks,' Report SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | CBS Local

    NEW YORK - A longtime NFL reporter revealed Wednesday the NFL agreed to a deal where the Los Angeles Rams - then St. Louis - didn't have to do HBO's "Hard Knocks" series in 2014 if they drafted Michael Sam . "Sources say NFL agreed not to have Rams on Hard Knocks in 2014 if they drafted Michael Sam," Howard Balzer tweeted.

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