Steve Young is one of the greatest athletes to come out of Utah that has been
true to himself and never let fame change who he is. I hope the same is for
Ziggy, not just his religion but his character. A wonderful example that kids
can look up to. I enjoyed the articles on his life and it gave us a better
insight to who he is.
This seems like prying, exploiting even. Give it a rest, and give these people
some privacy and peace. Athletes owe us performance (that's what they get
paid for and what we pay for) they don't owe us their private lives.
Fame and fortune can be a two edged sword. It can be a blessing or a curse
depending on how one deals with it. So far, it seems Ziggy's handling
things quite nicely and hope he'll continue to stay true to his faith and
the values that made him the special young man that he is. It's too bad
his real family seems to be harboring ill feelings because he's joined the
LDS Church and suspicious of the Opare family's motive in trying to help