Gay in the NFL, Rap Lyrics in Court & Immigration Reform

Today on Press Play, we discuss NFL prospect Michael Sam’s decision to come out as gay before the draft takes place. On the record, everyone is supportive, but what are league insiders saying off the record? Plus, we look at the manpower, hours and planning that went into Michael Sam’s big announcement. We also hear about the controversy over using rap lyrics against defendants in court, and we check in on the world of beltway politics.

Banner Image: Jan 3, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Missouri Tigers defensive lineman Michael Sam (52) reacts after a play during the second half against the Oklahoma State Cowboys in the 2014 Cotton Bowl at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports; Courtesy REUTERS