Deaf Seahawks player receives supportive letter from a hearing impaired girl

Last week, Seattle Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman and Duracell released an amazing commercial which featured the hurdles a deaf Coleman had to overcome to make it in the NFL. The commercial, which is amazing to watch, shows how hard it was for Coleman, who is deaf, to make it to the NFL.

Check out the amazing commercial below:

With the Seahawks winning on Sunday, Coleman and the team have a chance to win Seattle’s first Super Bowl. According to Coleman’s mother, who released the letter on Twitter this week, Coleman received a letter from a hearing impaired girl this week. The girl refers to Coleman as her inspiration. Hopefully, Coleman’s commercial and story continue to inspire people.

Check out the letter below:


Click here to read Coleman’s response to the young ladies.

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