The early morning crowd at Hy-Vee Cafe share their reactions to Michael Sam's announcement, ranging from indifference to support for the football player.
Reactions from around Missouri about Michael Sam's announcement that he is gay vary greatly. But most everyone offers an opinion.
Virgil Jeffery captured and posted the viral snowy "Sam" tribute picture on Facebook while he was operating a crane at Faurot Field Monday morning.
The rise of feminism, gay-rights activism and metrosexuals question traditional masculinity structures. Now, defensive back Michael Sam's announcement that he is gay challenges manhood in the professional sports arena.
Kent State wrestler Sam Wheeler first tweeted Monday using a homophobic slur, saying he couldn't watch a sports program because they were talking about Sam, who is an NFL prospect.
Michael Sam has said his focus is on football, but others — particularly those in the LGBT community — may not listen.
Students are organizing a counterdemonstration to the Westboro Baptist Church protest expected this weekend.
Michael Sam's coming-out announcement could mean financial endorsements.
Michael Sam was ready to be in the spotlight on Sunday night, but that wasn't always the case.
Michael Sam has received an outpouring of support following his announcement this weekend that he is gay.
Missouri football player Michael Sam has joined a group of athletes whose sexual orientation has made history in the past five decades.
The scene in Columbia is a calm one just 24 hours after Sam's announcement in comparison to the virtual social media firestorm that is still ongoing.
Basketball coach Frank Haith said he applauds Sam and the football team's leadership.
Bragman focuses on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transsexual public relations issues and events.
State Sen. Scott Sifton, a St. Louis Democrat, said Monday that lawmakers should use Sam's announcement as a rallying cry to pass anti-discrimination legislation.
After coming out as gay to his teammates in August, Sam announced his sexuality publicly on Sunday. He is attempting to become the first openly gay player to be drafted in the NFL.
Missouri defensive end Michael Sam spoke with the Columbia Missourian on Sunday night about how he came to a decision to announce publicly he is gay.
The former Missouri defensive end will participate in the NFL Scouting Combine later this month.
Former NFL player Wade Davis and soccer player Robbie Rogers, both gay, chime in on Michael Sam's announcement.
When do you out a college football player? Not when you know.