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  1. Sam signs with CFL teamRead the original story

    Saturday | Hawk Eye

    Michael Sam has found a pro football job. In Canada. Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL, signed a two-year contract Friday with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football league.

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  2. Michael Sam to play football for Montreal Alouettes of CFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL, signed a two-year contract Friday with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football league. "Michael Sam is a very good football player, and that's the reason we signed him," Popp said.

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  3. Life & Times: Hard work, kindness restaurant owner's ingredients for successRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Edmonton Journal

    The Golden Palace restaurant was open every day of the year except Christmas Day. But even on that day, it would be as full as ever.

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  4. Is CFL just NFL detour for Michael Sam?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | USA Today

    Michael Sam's CFL detour could lead back to NFL The first openly gay NFL draft pick will be playing in a league suited to his talents. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1HnIR5X He'll do it starting next week in training camp with the Canadian Football League's Montreal Alouettes, who confirmed Friday they've signed Sam and commenced what he likely hopes is a six-month layover on his journey back to the NFL.

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  5. Pregame notes and lineups: Saturday afternoon baseball in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seattle Times

    A little different lineup with Willie Bloomquist playing in right field. Manager Lloyd McClendon wanted to get Nelson Cruz off his feet after playing right field last night.

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  6. Michael Sam Headed To CFL's Montreal AlouettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | On Top Magazine

    According to USA TODAY, Sam signed a one-year deal and will participate in the team's upcoming training camp. "I am very excited and proud to join the Montreal Alouettes and want to thank team Owner Robert Wetenhall, General Manager Jim Popp and Head Coach Tom Higgins for this opportunity," Sam said in a statement through the team.

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  7. Bengals Bites (5/23) - A Football LifeRead the original story

    Saturday | Cincy Jungle

    Finally, one of the greatest innovators in football gets his story told on NFL Network. Michael Sam gets signed to a football team.

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  8. Alouettes welcome Michael Sam, hope he becomes a football storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MSNBC

    And while they're clearly fine with being viewed as progressive, they're also expecting what football teams expect from football players - production. Alouettes president Mark Weightman, suddenly in the middle of an international story, said he hopes the focus soon turns to what kind of player Sam can be.

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  9. Training Camp Primer: Can the Stamps repeat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CFL.ca

    CALGARY With training camps opening in less than a week, CFL.ca is taking a look at the buzz surrounding each team entering the 2015 campaign. The total number of career receiving yards for Nik Lewis during his 11 years with Calgary before leaving to sign with the Als this off-season.

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  10. Hawks' Mizan welcomes opportunity to join Sam and AlouettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | InsideHalton.com

    Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks defensive lineman Asante Mizan says he looks forward to playing professional football alongside Michael Sam this season. Mizan and Sam, the first openly-gay player drafted by an NFL team, were both signed by the CFL's Montreal Alouettes on Friday.

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  11. Coffee and Cigarettes: Seahawks links for SaturdayRead the original story

    Saturday | Field Gulls

    Comparables To Ryan Tannehill In 2012, Ryan Tannehill averaged 5.23 ANY/A, which was 0.70 ANY/A below the league average. In 2013, Tannehill averaged 5.00 ANY/A, which was 0.87 ANY/A be SI.com With OTAs kicking off, quarterback battles across the league are heating up.

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  12. Coffee with the Chiefs - KC targeting a receiver?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Arrowhead Addict

    Welcome to the weekend, Addicts. The Kansas City Chiefs have a bunch of stuff going on, including preparing for OTAs.

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  13. Michael Sam signs with Canadian Football League's Montreal AlouettesRead the original story

    Saturday | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    By AUSTIN KNOBLAUCH

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  14. Montreal Alouettes sign defensive end Michael SamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Record

    Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL, signed a two-year contract Friday with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football league. "Michael Sam is a very good football player, and that's the reason we signed him," Popp said.

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  15. KidSport scores TD with youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    There's a lot Doug Brown gets every spring from hosting his KidSport Winnipeg football camp, ranging from the impact it has on youngsters, to the warm, fuzzy feeling he gets from volunteering. You never want to have children out there who don't have an opportunity to participate in sport because money is tight.

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  16. Gay linebacker Michael Sam signs with Alouettes of CFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    Image #: 29323081 St. Louis Rams defensive end Michael Sam attends an introductory press conference on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at Rams Park in Earth City, Mo. St. Louis Post-Dispatch/ MCT /LANDOV ORG XMIT: 1152881 ORG XMIT: MIN1410212022013546 , the first openly gay player to be drafted by an NFL team, signed with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League, the team announced Friday.

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  17. Friday's Sports In BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Erie Times News

    "' Roger Goodell will hear Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game suspension for his role in the deflated footballs scandal. The NFL told the players' union on Friday that Goodell will not recuse himself from what the commissioner considers his responsibility of hearing the appeal, according to several people with knowledge of the decision.

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  18. TLC Family ValuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Left Coast Sports Babe

    And from the Duggar family, this direct quote from Josh's statement. "I understood that if I continued down this wrong road that I would end up ruining my life."

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  19. Sports digest: Harlem Globetrotters great Marques Haynes diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    The first member of the Globetrotters to be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame, in 1998, Haynes was often called the greatest dribbler in basketball history. "Basketball has lost one of its most iconic figures," said Globetrotters chief executive Kurt Schneider, whose team will wear a patch on their uniforms to honor Haynes during their 2016 tour.

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  20. Defensive end Michael Sam (11) participates in drillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The News-Press

    Michael Sam's CFL detour could lead back to NFL The first openly gay NFL draft pick will be playing in a league suited to his talents. Check out this story on news-press.com: http://usat.ly/1HnIR5X He'll do it starting next week in training camp with the Canadian Football League's Montreal Alouettes, who confirmed Friday they've signed Sam and commenced what he likely hopes is a six-month layover on his journey back to the NFL.

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