Mark Rubin of Barclays Plc won the RBC Decathlon for a third straight year, successfully defending his title as Wall Street’s best all-around athlete by winning the final event in the competition by less than a second.
Oprah Winfrey’s TV network postponed a documentary on Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted into the National Football League, saying it didn’t want to hurt his chances of making the team.
Michael Sam’s jersey is the No. 2 seller among National Football League rookies, which may persuade companies to sign endorsement accords with the first openly gay player to be picked in the league’s draft.
Michael Sam was selected by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the National Football League draft, making the former University of Missouri defensive end the first openly gay player in the most-watched U.S. sports league.
Miami Dolphins safety Don Jones was fined and suspended by the franchise for comments on social media about Michael Sam, who two days ago became the first openly gay player selected in the National Football League draft.
Quarterback Johnny Manziel is bringing “Johnny Football” to the National Football League, with a personality that recalls Joe Namath and enough skills to be projected to be the first quarterback drafted this week.