FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2014, file photo, Dallas Cowboys practice squad player defensive end Michael Sam arrives to speak to reporters after practice at the team's headquarters in Irving, Texas. The Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, another setback as the NFL’s first openly gay player tries to make an active roster during the regular season for the first time.(AP Photo/LM Otero, File)
October 21, 2014 - 5:37pm
IRVING, Texas - Michael Sam will have to wait for a third team to give the NFL's first openly gay player a chance to appear in a regular-season game.