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Michael Sam's draft stock takes a major hit

Michael Sam | University of Missouri

After a nightmarish Scouting Combine that featured three false start attempts on a 40-yard dash and a vertical jump that barely eclipse most offensive lineman, defensive end Michael Sam might have an uphill battle to fly off the draft board in May.

All eyes were on the NFL combine this past week as teams from around the league evaluated the incoming talent prior to the draft. While most players go through the combine in obscurity, one young man had all eyes on him in Indianapolis. Michael Sam, a defensive end out of the University of Missouri, made waves earlier in the month when he came out to the media and became the first openly gay... Recommended Stories

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