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Wembley return for NFL in 2015

There will be three more NFL games played at Wembley in 2015, it has been announced.

NFL UK managing director Alistair Kirkwood confirmed the move after Detroit Lions defeated Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.

NFL will return to Wembley in 2015. Credit: PA

"We are going to do three games next year, and looking at staging two games back to back in successive weeks to test this support base," Kirkwood BBC World Service.

"There are some logistic reasons around the Rugby World Cup that means we won't be going to four or five."

Sam becomes first openly gay player in the NFL

Michael Sam has become the first openly gay player in a pro-American football team, after he was picked by the St Louis Rams during a draft.

After hearing of the news he would be playing for St Louis, he hugged, kissed and tweeted a picture of himself with his boyfriend to thousands of fans:

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