A Television Interview With Our Little Trooper

Believing for Ben

Three Chattanooga, TN television stations have now done interviews with Ben as his story continues to be featured on news websites throughout the country.

Present when Ben made “the touchdown of his life” last May,  Channel 3, the NBC affiliate, recently ran an updated story about the video of that touchdown that has now gone viral.  Channel 61, the Fox News affiliate, and Channel 9, the ABC affiliate, both ran stories this week that included new interviews with Ben’s dad and with our little guy himself.

Here’s the video that has gone viral. (It’s only 40 seconds long.)

And here is the link to the Channel 9 story that includes a short interview with Ben.  Because, as Ben’s mom says, “he’s as country as cornbread” and not everyone will be able to understand him, I am including the transcript of the story.


Chattanooga Channel 9

A video of a 5 year old scoring a touchdown…

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8 Comments Add yours

  1. Susan says:

    Way to go, Ben!!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Laura Bloomsbury says:

    have followed Ben’s story through your posts – often with bated breath. He is a real trooper with the best of families backing him 🙂


    1. Thank you so much! He’s a real little fighter and so positive!


  3. John Coleman says:

    This fills me with joy, Deb. Thanks for posting, John


    1. Thank you, John. The viral video is now making its way around the world. Amazing!


  4. nimi naren says:

    Superb. Great job Ben


    1. Thank you! We are so proud of him!

      Liked by 1 person

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