“[A] lovely book…People see the fallen, beat-up world around them and ask: What can I do? Maybe: Be like Welles Crowther. Take your bandanna, change the world.” – Peggy Noonan, The Wall Street Journal“Amid the myriad stories of Sept. 11, there are many moments of heroism. This…book tells one of the most memorable….Rinaldi’s reconstruction of that final morning is gripping.
The summer of 1969 was one of the most transformational periods in U.S. history with events such as Apollo 11, Woodstock and the Vietnam War. And August 20, 1969, is a date that Pittsburgh Steelers legend and Vietnam veteran Rocky Bleier will never forget: the day he was wounded in combat. In an emotional prime time ESPN SC Featured special airing on the 50th anniversary of his wounding, Bleier returns to the valley where he was wounded in Vietnam for the first time since that day in 1969.
Wed, Apr 24th 2019 07:00 amESPN NFL Draft experts Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay (Photo credit: Joe Faraoni/ESPN Images)ABC to broadcast entire event for first time ever; ESPN to televise 40th consecutive NFL DraftThe Walt Disney Company’s presentation of the 2019 NFL Draft will offer more to fans than ever before as the entire event, April 25-27, will air on both ESPN and ABC, and each network will provide distinct telecasts for rounds 1-3 in primetime.