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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.
(Studio: Ray Gandolf) Highlights from pro football games between Washington Redskins-Atlanta Falcons and Indianapolis Colts-New York Jets shown. Reflections given on Earvin "Magic" Johnson, now retired from basketball because he has the AIDS virus; scenes shown. [Players Michael JORDAN, Larry BIRD, coach Pat RILEY - react to the news.] [Friday, on "The Arsenio Hall Show", JOHNSON - says he hopes to educate young people and the black community.] [Minority Task Force on AIDS Ron JOHNSON - cites the AIDS stigma.] [Basketball commentator Walt FRAZIER - talks about the impact of the news about Johnson.]
- Gandolf, Ray;
- Sawyer, Forrest
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