Hearing-Impaired Little Girl Writes Touching Letter to Seahawks' Derrick Coleman

Jake Silver@@jakeofsilverSocial Media StaffJanuary 21, 2014

via @JakeIsMobile

Seattle Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman beat all odds to make an NFL roster as a member of the deaf community. His story (which he touches on in this outstanding commercial) has apparently made the rounds, as the father of a young hearing-impaired girl tweeted out this heartwarming letter she wrote the pro football player.

via @JakeIsMobile

UPDATE: Wednesday, January 22, 7:22 p.m. ET

Coleman wrote a letter back to the girl thanking her for their support:

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Thanks to @JakeIsMobile for the initial tweet.