Morning Ram-blings: HOFers on Sam

EARTH CITY, Mo. -- There is no shortage of opinions out there on how Michael Sam will fit into an NFL locker room and how he might be received by his teammates.

But for those who might not have seen it, ESPN's Michael Wright provided great insight Friday afternoon from a handful of Pro Football Hall of Famers.

Included in the list of this version of NFL Nation Says are all-time greats such as Barry Sanders, Harry Carson, Roger Wehrli and Lem Barney.

Nothing to add other than that it's worth your time to read.


A roundup of Friday's Rams stories appearing on ESPN.com. ... In the Ram-blings, we began the day with a look at the bargain potential of quarterback Garrett Gilbert. ... Next, I participated in the weekly chat, covering your questions on the Rams. ... We closed the day with a look at the Rams rookies getting to work Friday afternoon and what it entailed.


Tony Dungy discussed Sam and Johnny Manziel with ESPN.

As always, columnist Jason Whitlock delivers strong opinions on the Sam/documentary topic.

A good read from Dan Graziano on the outdated marijuana policies in the NFL.

At stltoday.com, Joe Strauss offers his take on the Sam/documentary topic.

Jim Thomas writes that Tre Mason is hoping to follow in the footsteps of great running backs who came before him.

At FoxSportsMidwest.com, Nate Latsch provides inspiring details on new Rams cornerback Lamarcus Joyner.