Heartwarming football gesture featured on news

A touching moment during a “tiny mite” football game between Mexico and Cicero allowed a player with special needs to score his first touchdown ever.

 

Brantley Watson, a 7-year-old who attends Mexico Academy and Central Schools, and his story was shared with News Channel 9, which ran a segment on the heartwarming play.

 

Watson is seen in the video enjoying the run of his life to the end zone in front of a roaring crowd before celebrating with his teammates and mother on the sideline.

 

The whole story and video can be found at the following link: https://tinyurl.com/y3ez36n2.

 

Pictured is part of the piece News Channel 9 ran on Brantley Watson