It’s easy to make jokes about the ESPY Awards. The ESPN-created concept acts as an Oscar night for sports, and the world of sports doesn’t exactly need an awards show. Most of the time the presentation seems forced and over the top.
But each year there are great moments at the ESPY awards. These moments happen when great people are recognized for their efforts. This year Michael Sam was honored with the Arthur Ashe Courage Award, and Stuart Scott was honored with the Jimmy V Perseverance Award.
Both speeches are inspirational and must-see: