Michael Sam calls Jon Gruden email controversy 'unfortunate'

Michael Sam calls Jon Gruden email controversy 'unfortunate'

Michael Sam calls Jon Gruden email controversy 'unfortunate' Michael Sam's entrance into the NFL drew the ire of Gruden, his reported emails showed Michael Sam, who made history in 2014 when he was the first openly gay football player to be drafted in the NFL, commented on the recently surfaced Jon Gruden emails on Wednesday. Sam was speaking at an online event for Augusta University in Georgia when he commented on the Gruden emails, according to USA Today. "It’s unfortunate especially that the first active gay player who’s playing is on the same team," he said referencing Carl Nassib, who came out as gay in the offseason and is the first openly gay active NFL player in history. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM A bombshell report from …
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