Seahawks Fullback Derrick Coleman Stars In Inspiring Commerical
So here we are, the final four in the NFL Playoffs. All the teams are just one game away from the biggest game of them all. It’s been an amazing year for each of the teams and even more so for the Seattle Seahawks Fullback Derrick Coleman.
Coleman is the first deaf offensive player in NFL history and his story has gone under the radar a bit. That is until now thanks to a new commercial from Duracell.
The commercial, seen below, shows the story of a young Coleman and the challenges he faced due to being deaf since age 3. The high school standout would go on to have a great college career with UCLA but went undrafted in 2012. He join the Seahawks this year and in the first game of the season had 3 catches for 30 yards.
Watch the inspiring video below: