Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This program is part of a series that profiles some of the great figures in sports history. This episode, hosted by Paul Hornung, features NFL great Frank Gifford. The former U.S.C. football star was a threat on both offense and defense. He became a formidable force for the New York Giants, and then became one of television's favorite sportscasters. Archival film footage, photographs, and interviews with family, friends, fellow players, and fans tell the story of this football legend.