Using the CBS-produced "One Shining Moment" video - which was also shown on the video boards in the Georgia Dome - as a framing device, he skilfully weaves the story of the game into a report on the postgame activities that weren't broadcast.
Athleticism, teamwork, family. Joy and tragedy and fulfillment.
All of these themes are integral to the story of this very special group of players and their very special coach.
Read Eric's story on the Cardinals' "One Shining Moment." It will make your day a bit happier.
Cardinals fans knew it wouldn't be easy to get back to the Final Four.
Not after the NCAA poobahs awarded Louisville the overall Number 1 seed in this year's NCAA Tournament and then showed them the back of their hand by filling the regional full of mine fields to navigate.