- The moments in and around the game that are bigger than the game itself.
- The speeches to teammates and fans that are larger even than the game itself.
- The moments when sports is used as a platform for bigger social conversations.
- The thrilling moments from your childhood that you never forget.
- The tender moments among teammates.
It’s why we watch. It’s why we play. It’s the stuff that rises up out of sports and settles down into us.
This week’s Edition of The Heart of Sports comes from the friends of Carolina Panthers DT, Gerald McCoy. His former teammates on from the Tampa Bay Bucaneers showed up in a big way for him:
Panthers DT Gerald McCoy couldn’t make it to his son’s senior night because the team’s traveling.
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) October 26, 2019
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