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NFL Pride event held in Los Angeles this week

John Cora (left) and Michael Castor (right) with Esera Tuaolo.

In Los Angeles on Wednesday, the National Football League held their sophomore NFL Pride event in which athletes talked about being gay and closeted in the industry.

NFL players Dave Kppay and Esra Tuaolo were among the attendees, both men opened up in a “fireside chat” with moderator Kirk  Walker an openly gay UCLA softball coach.

Michael Sam gets into a verbal spar outside West Hollywood bar

Michael Sam gets into a verbal spar outside West Hollywood nightclub.

Former football star Michael Sam went out on the town in West Hollywood on Tuesday night, but his night ended with a heated verbal altercation with another man in the streets after leaving a club.

TMZ reports that the exchange happened outside of Bootsy Bellows as Sam and a man in a white shirt began to yell at each other for reasons that are still unclear.

Arizona Cardinals look at Michael Sam as OLB possibility

With the Arizona Cardinals looking to upgrade their pass rush, particularly from the outside linebacker position, they are reportedly going to take a look at a player who will draw some buzz -- the openly gay Michael Sam.

NFL promises to protect players who come out

With talk of several professional football players coming out in the near future, the NFL has agreed to protect gay players from harassment and discrimination.