BEJING, CHINA (WIVB) - US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton mentioned Buffalo's ownBuffalo Bills on Saturday when she was in Bejing China for theShanghai World Expo.
She made the following comment while speaking at the USAPavilion.
"700,000 people have already visited this pavilion. And one ofthe most moving displays is the tribute to the millions of ChineseAmericans who have contributed so much to the cultural and economicdevelopment of the United States. From Yo-Yo Ma to I.M. Pei toCommerce Secretary Gary Locke and Energy Secretary Chu,Chinese-Americans have achieved great success in business,government, the arts, sciences and sports. And, to that end, I waspleased to hear that the Buffalo Bills have recently drafted the first Chinese-American to play inthe NFL."
The Bills drafted Ed Wang in round 5 of this year's NFLdraft. Wang is an offensive tackle who comes from VirginiaTech. >> morestats and highlight film of Wang here
Wang says his heritage is very important to him, "I take greatpride in that." Both of his parents, Robert and Nancy Wang, weremembers of the Chinese Olympic team in the 1970s.
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