The good son
How Musa Smith overcame his father's connection to terrorism
This story appeared in ESPN The Magazine's Sept. 16, 2002, issue. Subscribe today!
MUSA SMITH heard it second hand, which was fitting. It was a normal day, and on a normal day, he never looked at TV. Smith, the starting tailback at Georgia, grew up just fine without it, and never even saw a college game on the tube until his senior year in high school. Why would he be watching now? Why would Sept. 11 be different?
Then someone told ...
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