Agent: Chargers would be fit for Sam

Updated: February 11, 2014, 12:28 PM ET
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The San Diego Chargers would be a "great fit" for Michael Sam, the former Missouri pass-rusher's agent told the U-T San Diego.

Sam announced that he is gay during an interview Sunday with ESPN's "Outside the Lines." Assuming he is drafted in May, Sam would become the first openly gay player in NFL history.

Joe Barkett, one of Sam's representatives at Los Angeles-based Empire Athletics, mentioned the Chargers as a potential team for his client based on San Diego's ...

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