CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 18, 2002
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Chicago: Cynthia Bowers) The story of Jake Porter, a mentally impaired football player at Northwest High School in McDermott, Ohio, whose disability prohibits him from taking a hit, presented; details given about the game in which the opposing teams allowed Jake to score a touchdown; scenes shown from the game. [Jake’s mother Liz PORTER- comments on Jake’s handicap.] [Coach Dave FRANTZ- says Jake does more for him than he for Jake.] [Waverly High School coach Derek DEWITT- comments on the game.]
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