Last year at this time, Michael Sam was in an NFL training camp and appeared to be on track to be the first openly gay player. A year later he is in the Canadian Football League and the NFL seems a long way away. Has the “gay moment” passed in the NFL? What more needs to be done?

We also examine former NFL running back Craig James’ lawsuit claiming his religious beliefs were violated for opposing same-sex marriage.

Finally, since Outsports started with an NFL post 16 years ago, we will discuss the story lines we find most intriguing heading into the season.

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