Former NASA astronaut Leland Melvin with his dogs Jake and Scout. Melvin, also briefly an NFL wide receiver, will speak Wednesday at Quail Ridge Books about his book, "Chasing Space."
Former NASA astronaut Leland Melvin with his dogs Jake and Scout. Melvin, also briefly an NFL wide receiver, will speak Wednesday at Quail Ridge Books about his book, "Chasing Space." NASA
Former NASA astronaut Leland Melvin with his dogs Jake and Scout. Melvin, also briefly an NFL wide receiver, will speak Wednesday at Quail Ridge Books about his book, "Chasing Space." NASA

Former NFL player circled the Earth 374 times as an astronaut. But he may be better known for his dogs.

April 10, 2018 04:09 PM