Dale Earnhardt Jr.: My father was ‘everybody’s hero’Play Video - 0:30
October 20th, 2017
Dale Earnhardt Jr.: My father was ‘everybody’s hero’
Race car driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he hates that his father, Dale Earnhardt, who died in 2001 during a racing accident, isn’t around to know his wife and meet their future children. “He just was everybody’s hero,” Earnhardt says. See more of his interview with Willie Geist this weekend on Sunday TODAY.