In the summer of 1983, Buzz Bissinger and his first wife had twin boys who were 13 1/2 weeks premature. Gerry, the firstborn, was one pound and 14 ounces. Three minutes later, Zach was born and weighed three ounces less. That slight discrepancy in their birth order has made all the difference in their lives. Zach suffered irreparable brain damage due to insufficient oxygen.
Gerry led a normal childhood, Zach did not. Gerry