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Go Inside The Making Of ESPN’s Cover Story: DeAndre Hopkins

Part of the braintrust behind ESPN's new, monthly multi-platform storytelling franchise explain the concept; Houston Texans star Hopkins and his mother Sabrina are the subjects of the first feature

ESPN Cover Story, a new franchise that touches nearly every dimension of the organization, launched today across ESPN platforms, with the first story about NFL star DeAndre Hopkins.

In the video above, ESPN Vice President, Editorial Director and Executive Producer, Alison Overholt, and Neely Lohmann, senior deputy editor, break down this new modern, multimedia presentation that will debut a new story every month and shine a light on ESPN’s unmatched storytelling abilities.

Jon McLeod produced the video above.
The Cover Story production team produced the trailer for the DeAndre Hopkins feature.
A standalone 30-minute Cover Story special airs tonight at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN2, and E:60 will also include a version of the feature during its primetime debut airing on Tuesday, Oct 22.

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