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In 1966, Gary Steele became the first African-American to play varsity football at West Point, effectively breaking the color barrier at the United States Military Academy. Steele's daughter, ESPN's Sage Steele, looks back on his legacy.February 17, 2014
In response to the September 11th terrorist attacks, Nate Boyer enlisted in the military and joined the Green Berets. After finishing his enlistment and earning a Bronze Star, Boyer set his sights on football and walked on at the University of Texas.December 06, 2012
Penn State FB P.J. Byers discusses the pride he feels in wearing his two uniforms: one of the Nittany Lions and the other that of the United States Navy.November 04, 2011
Maurice Clarett was named USA Today High School All-American after running for 2,194 yards (9.6 yards a carry) and 30 touchdowns in 13 games. 30 for 30's "Youngstown Boys" premieres Dec. 14, 9 p.m. ET after the Heisman Trophy presentation on ESPN.December 04, 2013