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A Closer Look (Standing Tall) #884291

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 31, 2008
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Houston: Bob Woodruff) The recovery of pro football player Kevin Everett from a serious football injury reviewed; scenes shown of his rehabilitation and of the September 7 injury; details given about the initial treatment and the early recovery. [EVERETT - recounts what happened on the field; comments on his numbness.] [Team spine physician Dr. Andy CAPPUCCINO††- explains his decision to use somewhat untested therapies; wonders about hope for a treatment.] [Mother Patricia DUGAS†, fiancee Wiander MOORE†- comment on Kevin's recovery.]

(Studio: Charles Gibson) Further coverage of the Everett story on "Nightline" and "Good Morning America" noted.

Gibson, Charles;
Woodruff, Bob

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