Former NFL player and Players Coalition Co-founder Anquan Boldin surprised Special Olympics Florida athlete and sports reporter Malcom Harris-Gowdie with some historical news. While Harris-Gowdie was working alongside FanSided’s Matt Verderame as the first-ever Unified reporting team at Super Bowl Media Row, Boldin called Harris-Gowdie to inform him that on Sunday, he will be the first Special Olympics athlete to cover the Super Bowl. As an added bonus, check out Denver Broncos linebacker and Special Olympics supporter Alex Singleton’s reaction in the background!
Harris-Gowdie’s history participation at the Super Bowl was covered by many national outlets. Here is a sample of those stories.