Jeremy Williams captured the nationAEs imagination by coaching his high school football team to unprecedented heights while combating ALS and caring for a son with spina bifida. This is his familyAEs inspiring story.
America first met Jeremy and Jennifer Williams when "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" rebuilt their Depression-era farmhouse into a beautiful, handicapped-accessible haven. Friends, family, and neighbors from their west Georgia communityuand all over the stateucame together to support the ailing high school coach who had won their respect and their hearts. It made for compelling television but only told a little slice of the story. "Tenacious "gives you the restua tender love story, a thrilling sports story, and an unforgettable testimony to the power of faith and grit in the face of almost overwhelming adversity. In "Tenacious "youAEll meet: The distraught parents learning their son would be born with spina bifida.The young father facing his own devastating diagnosis of ALS (Lou GehrigAEs disease) with matter-of-fact courage.The coach who guided his underdog team to a 10u0 Cinderella seasonuwhile struggling to walk, talk, and even breathe.
Packed full of faith, hope, love, and miracles, "Tenacious "is a story you donAEt want to miss. "