Mizzou's Sam: I'm Gay

SEC Co-Defensive Player of the Year Michael Sam is announcing his sexual orientation. The Missouri Tigers defensive lineman told viewers he is openly gay and proud on ESPN's "Outside the Lines." Sam says he told his teammates and coaches in August of last year. Sam had a conference-best 11 and a half sacks and 19 tackles for a loss this past season.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 18 hours ago

I have just returned from spending four days in a guided silent retreat. The grace of silence is that it allows us to listen and reflect.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

10 hours 32 min ago

Jake Allen made 28 saves on 30 shots to lead St. Louis to a 4-2 win over Winnipeg Sunday. Winnipeg native Ryan Reaves scored the eventual game-winner at even