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  1. 5 things you need to know TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | WHAS11

    ... NFL. Now he's taking his football dreams to Canada. On Tuesday, he's being introduced as a member of the Montreal Alouettes . The St. Louis Rams selected Sam in the seventh round last year. But the Rams waived him in the final round of cuts, and the ...

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  2. Brandon Bridge officially a Montreal AlouetteRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    ... each of his last three seasons. During his two first years with the Carabins, he was coached by current Montreal Alouettes defensive coordinator Noel Thorpe. James Bodanis (6'5'', 297 lbs.), who signed a 2-year deal, made the switch from the ...

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  3. Report: Brady's suspension appeal to be delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... she battled leukemia and a brain tumor. Needing a place to play, Michael Sam has signed with the CFL's Montreal Alouettes. It was the best -- and probably only -- move the defensive end could make. Don't expect Ray Rice to be signed any time soon, ...

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  4. Tiger-Cats expect to be in the black for first time in decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    ... Delvin Breaux left for the NFL's New Orleans Saints, while Canadian receiver Sam Giguere departed for the Montreal Alouettes via free agency. Meanwhile, receiver-returner Brandon Banks, receivers Luke Tasker and Bakari Grant, running back Nic ...

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  5. Cheers to IrelandRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Times-Herald

    ... person comes out as being gay. But with this vote and the news of Michael Sam signing with the CFL's Montreal Alouettes this past week, this has become the new normal instead of causing shock and hysteria as it may have in years gone by. The walls ...

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  6. Top 5 Headlines 5/25: NFL WR, Army vet Daniel Rodriguez one to root forRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Kansas City Chiefs

    ... Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, signed a two-year contract Friday with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. "With the signing of Michael Sam, we have become a better organization today," Alouettes general ...

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  7. Former CFL defensive lineman, McGill coach Ray Baillie dies at 80Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Weyburn This Week

    The Montreal native played 91 games over nine seasons in the CFL, starting his professional career with the Calgary Stampeders in 1954. He also played for the Montreal Alouettes , Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Edmonton .

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  8. Michael Sam leaves NFL and moves to MontrealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Blaze

    Sam, who was the first openly gay player to be selected for a major league football team in the US, has had disappointing stints with the St Louis Rams and the Dallas Cowboys, where he spent all his time on the sidelines. "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.

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  9. Mass. bar debuts beer named after banned BradyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ESPN

    ... Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, signed a two-year contract Friday with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. Orlando Scandrick on Friday agreed to a deal through 2019 with the Cowboys and is scheduled to ...

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  10. Montreal Alouettes sign openly gay defensive end Michael SamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Cape Cod Times

    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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  11. About 150 Pats fans rally to 'free Tom Brady'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ESPN

    Attorneys for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell have recommended that Goodell reject the NFLPA's request that he recuse himself from hearing Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game suspension. Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, signed a two-year contract Friday with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League.

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  12. Staubach wouldn't want Hardy as teammateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ESPN

    Attorneys for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell have recommended that Goodell reject the NFLPA's request that he recuse himself from hearing Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game suspension. Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, signed a two-year contract Friday with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League.

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  13. Reds scratch Cueto's start in ClevelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Crescent-News.com

    ... Michael 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. Sam came out before last year's draft. He was selected in the seventh round by the St. Louis ...

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  14. Michael Sam signs with CFL's Montreal AlouettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    Michael Sam, who was the first openly gay player drafted by the NFL, finally will get to play football again. The Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League announced Friday that they have signed the 25-year-old defensive end to a two-year deal.

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  15. Former Central standout Gill playing NFL waiting gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Connecticut Post

    ... up not working out." Since the draft, Gill said he's been contacted by the Packers and Patriots. The Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League also came calling with a tryout offer, but for now Gill won't settle for anything less than ...

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  16. Quebec foreign correspondent suspended over allegations of false informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | CTV

    ... end Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL, is introduced as a member of the Montreal Alouettes There is help available for those who are contemplating suicide, or who are worried about a friend or loved one taking their own ...

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

    Saturday May 23 | 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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  18. Is CFL just NFL detour for Michael Sam?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | 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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  19. Michael Sam Headed To CFL's Montreal AlouettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | 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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  20. Bengals Bites (5/23) - A Football LifeRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Cincy Jungle

    ... to their stories. It's a mystery to why it has taken this long to have an episode set aside for Brown. Montreal Alouettes The Montreal Alouettes announced on Friday that the club has signed international defensive end Michael Sam to a two-year deal. ...

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