Click here if you are unable to view this gallery on a mobile device. Rob Mendez was just a little tyke when college basketball coach and broadcaster Jim Valvano made his resonant speech at the 1993 ESPYS upon receiving the Arthur Ashe Courage Award.

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Football coach who was born without arms or legs shares story of perseverance

1 week ago by CBS News

Chicago — On a field of athletes, Rob Mendez stands out. Not his prowess, his perseverance. Not his moves, but his mentality. Born without arms and legs, Mendez is a football coach who has never run the ball, caught it or thrown it. He learned football from ...

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Espy Award-Winning Saratoga Football Coach Urges Others To 'Focus On What You Can Do'

1 week ago by CBS San Francisco

SARATOGA (CBS SF) — Prospect High School junior varsity football coach Rob Mendez shared the stage Wednesday night with many of the biggest and brightest stars of the sports world at the Espy Awards. The St. Louis Blues, who made an improbable ...

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Rob Mendez, a football coach born without arms or legs, gave a rousing speech at the 2019 ESPY Awards

1 week ago by CNN

Born without limbs but owner of a deep love of football, Mendez decided early on that he wouldn't let his body limit his goal of coaching. His ambition led him to ESPN's 2019 ESPY Awards on Wednesday, when he accepted the award for his perseverance on ...

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Why ESPY-winner Rob Mendez calls Tom Brady an 'inspiration'

1 week ago by Boston.com

Rob Mendez, a football coach at Prospect Hill High School in California, called Patriots quarterback Tom Brady his source of “inspiration” on the football field. Mendez, born with tetra-amelia syndrome that left him without arms or legs, was awarded the 2019 ...

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ESPYs 2019 winners: View the full list

1 week ago by CNN

(CNN) ESPN's 2019 ESPY awards honored the world's finest athletes and their impact out of uniform. Take a look at the complete list of winners. Jimmy V Award for Perseverance: Rob Mendez. Mendez, a high school football coach born without arms or legs, ...

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ESPYs 2019 winners: View the full list
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Stu Cowan: Story about coach with no arms and legs is unforgettable

1 week ago by Montreal Gazette

The next time I think I'm having a bad day, I'm going to remember Rob Mendez. I had never heard about Mendez until watching Wednesday night's ESPY Awards on TV, during which he received the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance. There has never been a ...

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Stu Cowan: Story about coach with no arms and legs is unforgettable
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Coach Rob Mendez Wiki: Facts about the Football Coach Who Won the Jimmy V Award at ESPYS 2019

1 week ago by Earn The Necklace

To those who think you can't coach young football talent without having arms and legs, Rob Mendez asks, “Who says I can't?” The inspiring football coach was born without limbs, but challenged all misconceptions to train high school students in the sport.

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Coach Rob Mendez Wiki: Facts about the Football Coach Who Won the Jimmy V Award at ESPYS 2019
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ESPY-Winner Rob Mendez Gets Shoutout From Tom Brady After Calling QB An Inspiration

1 week ago by NESN.com

Rob Mendez, a football coach born without arms and legs, was the recipient of the award this year, delivering a powerful acceptance speech as a result. In a video recorded afterwards by the NFL on ESPN, Mendez cited Tom Brady as a big source of ...

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ESPY-Winner Rob Mendez Gets Shoutout From Tom Brady After Calling QB An Inspiration
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High school football coach born without limbs delivers inspirational ESPYs speech, receives Jimmy V Award

1 week ago by Fox News

A California high school football coach who was born without arms and legs due to a rare disorder gave a heart-wrenching speech at the ESPY Awards on Wednesday night. Rob Mendez received the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance at the Los Angeles ...

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High school football coach born without limbs delivers inspirational ESPYs speech, receives Jimmy V Award
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Tom Brady inspires inspirational ESPY winner Rob Mendez

1 week ago by WEEI (blog)

The 2019 Jimmy V Award was presented to high school football coach Rob Mendez. Coach Mendez has found success leading and inspiring young athlete despite the fact that he's relegated to a wheel chair after being born without both arms and legs.

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Tom Brady inspires inspirational ESPY winner Rob Mendez
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High school football coach with no arms or legs delivers uplifting speech at ESPYs

1 week ago by Today Show

Rob Mendez, a high school football coach who was born without arms or legs, delivered a speech that will inspire everyone who hears it when he received the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance at Wednesday night's ESPY Awards in Los Angeles. “If there's ...

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WATCH: Rob Mendez, football coach without limbs, has inspiring speech after receiving Jimmy V Award

1 week ago by Saturday Down South

Thirty-six year-old Rob Mendez was born without any arms and legs, but he's certainly overcome those obstacles to become an inspiring head high school football coach. Last night, Mendez received the Jimmy V Award at the ESPYs. Mendez's acceptance ...

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WATCH: Rob Mendez, football coach without limbs, has inspiring speech after receiving Jimmy V Award