Remembering the fallen heroes

Updated: November 11, 2004, 12:01 PM ET
By Terry Frei | Special to ESPN.com

It's Veterans Day, but we're arguing over such issues as "disgraces" in the latest BCS Standings, the Heisman Trophy race, and which coaches should be fired.

Every day, we're losing more of the men -- including former football players -- who in World War II helped secure our freedom to be, among many other things, so emotional about the relatively inconsequential.

This is a story about football-playing Marines getting together on a makeshift, coral-strewn parade ground on a Pacific ...

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