Darrelle Revis is one step closer to getting back on the football field.
The veteran cornerback won’t face NFL discipline for violating the league’s personal conduct policy after a judge dismissed all the charges pending against him, ESPN reported Monday.
Banner said the Browns already “thought we knew” Sam was gay before his announcement was made.
“There’s always kind of rumors and stories and information out there,” Banner said. “In that case, it felt reliable.”
Banner said Sam’s sexual orientation was “meaningless” to the personnel evaluation compiled by his staff.
“You do want to think through it where you have an Cheap Full Dye Softball Jerseys environment where that won’t be an issue,” said Banner, who was the Philadelphia Eagles’ president for eight years before joining the Browns in 2012. “But our grade and the decision we would have made based on where things stood at least when I left was he was not somebody we would have drafted.”
Zeigler said Sam’s sexuality wasn’t an issue among fellow Cheap Chelsea Jerseys Rams players.
“His teammates at the Rams accepted him,” Zeigler said. “He was taken by some of the defensive line leaders and they were working with him. Michael told me, ‘They want me to learn and help this team.’