He is expected to be a high draft for a team this May. The NFL released this statement tonight:
"We admire Michael Sam’s honesty and courage. Michael is a football player. Any player with ability and determination can succeed in the NFL. We look forward to welcoming and supporting Michael Sam in 2014."
This is just massive news. Please read and watch this NYT above the fold story:
The back story filled in from OUTSPORTS :
More to come