Michael Sam Cut by Rams, Clears Waivers Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted by an NFL team, was cut by the Rams over the weekend, and is now officially a free agent
New Domestic Violence Policy for the NFL After facing criticism for its apparent apathy about domestic violence issues involving NFL players, the league has enacted a new policy where repeat offenders will get a lifetime ban
Josh Gordon Suspended for Entire NFL Season The star receiver violated the league's substance abuse policy
Jackie Robinson West Loses World Series, Wins Nation's Hearts The Chicago team was one win away from being the first all-Black team to win the Little League World Series
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1 September 2014 Michael Sam Cut by Rams, Clears Waivers 28 August 2014 New Domestic Violence Policy for the NFL 27 August 2014 Josh Gordon Suspended for Entire NFL Season 25 August 2014 Jackie Robinson West Loses World Series, Wins Nation's Hearts 22 August 2014 Two Predominately Black Teams Shine in Little League World Series 19 August 2014 Mo'Ne Davis Lands Cover of Sports Illustrated 18 August 2014 Sound Off on EBONYâ€™s August 2014 Issue! 18 August 2014 Molly Whopped!