American Relay Runner Broke His Leg, Still Finished His RunBarry Petchesky8/09/12 2:21pm35EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkManteo Mitchell is an American hero and a man's man. Running the opening leg of today's 4x400 qualifying heat, Mitchell felt something go in his leg. Pain? You bet. Enough pain to let down his teammates and his country? Fuck and no.