The NFL Token Confirmation

Back in 2014 when the NFL tried to shop Michael Sam to the entire league after the Rams cut him I wrote this: If this report is true every player who did not make a practice squad now has a discrimination case against the NFL if he chooses to file it, in fact a class … Continue reading The NFL Token Confirmation

Tebow vs Sam AGAIN

At the Drudge Report there is a link to a Hollywood Reporter story where Michael Sam is pointing fingers over his failure to make the NFL Michael Sam could very well still be playing in the NFL had he not come out as gay, the former St. Louis Ram told sportscaster Dan Patrick on Friday. … Continue reading Tebow vs Sam AGAIN

This week in Football: Michael Sam Quits, Tim Tebow starts, Media Template hardest hit

I'm old enough to remember when doubting that Michael Sam was an NFL caliber player was considered bigotry.  Well now after signing with Montreal in the CFL and then suddenly leaving training camp for "personal reasons",  apparently it appears he's not coming back: Sam signed on to roll with the Montreal Alouettes​. However, he left the team in … Continue reading This week in Football: Michael Sam Quits, Tim Tebow starts, Media Template hardest hit

A Token of the NFL’s appreciation

The cultural significance of this story can not be overstated: According to NBC’s Peter King and ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith, NFL officials called teams around the league to gauge interest in signing Michael Sam to their practice squad. Are you kidding me? “The Rams waived Michael Sam, the first openly gay player trying to make … Continue reading A Token of the NFL’s appreciation

The Rams Show Michael Sam Respect…by Cutting Him

In life one of the things you often find that while you might hope for one thing, when you actually need another. This is often how God answer prayer providing what you need rather than what you want. A great example of this is this story about Michael Sam: The St. Louis Rams released defensive … Continue reading The Rams Show Michael Sam Respect…by Cutting Him

Tim Tebow & Christophobia

Do you remember Tim Tebow?  He won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 while still a sophomore and managed to win two national championships while at Florida. He came to the NFL to the Denver Broncos as a backup during his first season in 2010 getting three starts at the end of the season.  After Denver's … Continue reading Tim Tebow & Christophobia