NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 14, 2002
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(McDermott, Ohio: Bob Faw) The story of McDermott, Ohio, Northwest High School’s Jake Porter, a mentally impaired football player, presented; scenes shown from the game. [TEACHER – comments on Jake.] [Teammates Zach SMITH, Dustin KNITTEL- comment on Jake’s touchdown run.] [Mother Liz PORTER- says Jake is really proud.] [Coach Dave FRANTZ- relates telling Jake he was going to play.] [Jake PORTER – says he just ran and that he dreams about it every night.]
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