Dolphins Player Gets Suspended For Comments About Gay Player
Michael Sam will be playing in the NFL for the St Louis Rams.
ESPN cut to a live feed of him during the NFL draft right as he found out he was picked. he was kissing his boyfriend. Yes, Michael Sams is the first openly gay player drafted in the NLF.
Upon seeing this on TV, Miami Dolphins safety Don Jones commented on the image on Twitter. His comments were "OMG, and "Horrible"
The Dolphins have fined him and suspended him as well.
Jones has since taken down the tweets and offered this apology. “I want to apologize to Michael Sam for the inappropriate comments that I made last night on social media, I I take full responsibility for them and I regret that these tweets took away from his draft moment. I remember last year when I was drafted in the seventh round and all of the emotions and happiness I felt when I received the call that gave me an opportunity to play for an NFL team and I wish him all the best in his NFL career.”