Vince Papale Interviews Mark Wahlberg
This rare interview features the real
Vince Papale interviewing actor Mark
Wahlberg who portrays him onscreen. Vince
asks Mark if he's always been a football
fan and if Mark knew who he was prior to
taking the role.
2002 ESPN Vince Papale Segment
Originally airing during Monday Night
Football in November of 2002, this ESPN
segment on Vince Papale is what inspired
the filmmakers to make the movie starring
Mark Wahlberg. The segment aired as part
of a tribute to the 25th anniversary of
the movie Rocky, which told a similar
inspirational sports story.