What is your reaction to Michael Sam being the first openly gay player to become an NFL draft pick?


""“It’s his personal choice, that’s his life. It has nothing to do with his ability to do his job.”

Danae Richardson,
Sixth and South streets

""“There is nothing wrong with it. Nobody should judge anybody for what they are.”

Allison Reed,
28th and Dickinson streets

""“I have nothing against it. He is a good ball player; it shouldn’t matter. People have their own life. Accept it.”

Marie Demarco,
Ninth and Shunk streets

""“Everyone has a right to be who they are. It is not a big deal. Let the guy be; he’s good enough to play.”

John Smith,
South Franklin Street and Moyamensing Avenue

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