What happened was pretty incredible. Longtime PJ fans will know that Eddie has often sung about his absent father, but he actually tears up with Gleason when the subject is broached, revealing for the first time that his dad was a singer himself, who recorded at least four songs Eddie has uncovered. He wouldn't have shared this private information with anyone but Steve. And it's pretty powerful stuff.
Actually, the whole segment is one of the best things I've seen on ESPN in a while. Take a look: