Alouettes place Michael Sam on suspended list

The Montreal Alouettes have placed Michael Sam on their suspended list.

This follows Sam leaving the Alouettes last week for personal reasons. Sam has been dealing with migraines. According to the Montreal Gazette, though, Sam reacted to a negative comment about his play. “I wouldn’t be surprised if he returns," Alouettes general manager Jim Popp told the Gazette. "I’m surprised he left. I was very surprised. If he doesn’t come back, I would think football’s over for him. He’s the one that has to face that. But I don’t think he doesn’t want to play football. That’s why he came here.” A team source told the Gazette: “All I know is I heard somebody made a comment about him, about how he wasn’t very good and wasn’t having a very good camp. He took it personally and was pouting in his room,” the source said. “It’s very strange. I have no idea what’s going on. He might have a personal issue.” Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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