Michael Sam has done all he can

Pro day was positive, but he can't truly prove himself until he gets on field

Originally Published: March 20, 2014
By Jeffri Chadiha | ESPN.com

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- If Michael Sam wants to be known solely as a football player -- instead of the first openly gay player to possibly compete in the NFL -- he's moving closer to that goal with each passing week. That's the biggest takeaway from Sam's pro day workout at Missouri on Thursday afternoon. The vibe around that event had less to do with Sam's sexuality and more to do with how he would perform after a disastrous effort at last month's scouting combine. He came away with more encouraging ...

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