Michael Sam Passed Over By Every NFL Team

Michael Sam had hoped to become the NFL's first out player but was cut from the Rams on Saturday and not picked up ...

Michael Sam and the Draw That Changed American Sports Forever

He was the 249th NFL draft pick — that changed everything.

By Christopher Glazek

Michael Sam: #249

Millions of people have pinned their hopes on NFL's first openly gay player because they want to believe he will somehow …

By Christopher Glazek

Meet the Velvet Gloves

Ready for a 'luxury boxing experience' tailored to the cultural sensibilities of an urban gay male?

By Out.com Editors

Hand in Glove

In the ring with the velveteers, the heavy hitters of New York’s first all-gay boxing class.

By Chadwick Moore

Megan Rapinoe Strips Down for ESPN's Annual Body Issue

The soccer player is the first openly gay athlete in the issue and joined by several studs including Michael Phelps and …

By Stacy Lambe

Soccer’s Fa’afafine Superstar

Jayiah Saelua plays soccer for American Samoa’s national men’s squad, but unlike her teammates, she’s as comfortable in …

By Natasha Vargas-Cooper

Michael Sam Signs Four-Year Contract With St. Louis Rams

The deal is worth $2.65 million

By Stacy Lambe

Changing the Tide for Gay Surfers

See the documentary that follows two gay surfers as they uncover a taboo in their beloved sport

By Christopher Harrity

One Year Later: Jason Collins Is Living—and Leading—an Authentic Life

The basketball player expands his role off the court

By Stacy Lambe

Gareth Thomas Coaches Gay Rugby Tournament

The former rugby player trained with players at the Bash About tournament in Berlin

By Out.com Editors

Explaining Michael Sam to Your Kid

Got a kid? Not sure to talk to him or her about the first openly gay NFL player?

By Out.com Editors

Catching Up With Kate Fagan

The author and ESPN columnist discusses her memoir about coming out as a college basketball player

By Shana Naomi Krochmal

Watch: Michael Sam's Emotional Reaction When Selected in NFL Draft

He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams with the 249th pick in the NFL draft

By Jerry Portwood

Visa Taps Michael Sam for Major Endorsement

Deal reflects new-found status of LGBT athletes

By Aaron Hicklin

There's a Lot that's Gay About Soccer (Just Don't Tell the Fans)

The world has changed, but the no-homo homoerotics of soccer haven’t

By Mark Simpson

BODY READY: Amini Fonua

Watch the Olympic swimmer train for the 2014 Gay Games

By Out.com Editors

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