Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam (52) warms up before the Cotton Bowl NCAA college football game against Oklahoma State, Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.  (AP Photo/Tim Sharp)

Rams draft Michael Sam in 7th round

NEW YORK — Michael Sam was picked by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the NFL draft Saturday, becoming the first openly gay player…

Saginaw Valley wide receiver Jeff Janis (82) is pursued by Wayne State safety David Churchwell during the fourth quarter of their Division II NCAA football game Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, in Detroit. Janis scored two touchdowns in Saginaw Valley's 14-10 win over Wayne State. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

Packers pick wide receiver in 7th round

The Green Bay Packers selected their third wide receiver of the NFL Draft on Saturday when they picked Jeff Janis of Saginaw Valley State, 2…