I’ve recently had some heart wrenching discussions with my girlfriend about my obsession with sports. Sadly, she sees it as nothing more than big men in tight clothes running into each other. But in rebuttal, I offer this. Sometimes, sports is about more than who wins and loses. Sometimes it’s about witnessing the triumph of human spirit, whether it’s Jodie Meeks dropping 54 in one transcendental game, the Saints renewing a downtrodden cities spirits, or a 17 year old with down syndrome scoring his teams only points in a football game.
For those of you that need a little uplifiting tonight, read the full story here.