We are not trying to be mean here, but we couldnt tell if he was crying because of his reading… Or the girl’s life he saved.
Michael Sam Emotional Speech at ESPYS 2014 | After Receiving Arthur Ashe Courage Award | FULL Watch Michael Sam’s powerful, show-stopping speech at the ESPYs LOS ANGELES — Michael Sam delivered an incredibly powerful speech after accepting the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2014 ESPYs on Wednesday night.
There weren’t many dry eyes in the room following the words of Sam, who was honored for his decision to publicly come out and become the first openly gay player drafted into the NFL.
Sam emotionally quoted Ashe’s words of wisdom, that included: Start Where You Are, Use What You Have and Do What You Can.
“Those were words to live by,” Sam said. “Whether you’re white or black. Young or old. Straight or gay.”