Posted August 30, 2014 by Devon Watkis in Sports

Michael Sam Gets Cut By The Rams [Details]

Michael Sam’s goal to be the first openly gay NFL player was sidlined today after Sam failed to make the 53 man roster for the St Louis Rams.

According to ESPN Sam was officially put on waivers 4pm today. All 32 NFL teams have an oppertunity to pick up Sam up until noon on Sunday. If he goes unclaimed after that then he can sign with any practice squad that would want him.

According to ESPN Rams’coach Jeff Fisher said “I believe he can play in this league”.

ESPN reported that the Rams want to bring Sam back to their 10 man practice squad. Sam wont be apart of an NFL roster but he still has a chance to be apart of an NFL team.