Stories that show how athletes, teams, leagues, and journalists who cover the world of sports are dealing with LGBT-related issues
One Direction star Harry Styles showed his support for openly gay Rams player Michael Sam by wearing Sam's jersey on stage during the band's concert in St. Louis.
Michael Sam, the first openly gay NFL player, had three sacks in preseason games, but now faces a crucial test. It's the week that the NFL finalizes their rosters, and #SamFans are watching to see if Sam will stay with the Rams, be picked up from another team, or be cut completely from the NFL.
The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History in Washington DC has added hundreds of photographs, papers, and historical objects to its collection to document the history of LGBT people in our country.