Deaf Seahawks running back stars in touching ad

Deaf Seahawks running back stars in touching ad

Credit: Duracell

Deaf Seahawks running back stars in touching ad

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by NATE SCOTT / USA TODAY 'For The Win'

KREM.com

Posted on January 14, 2014 at 9:04 AM

Updated Tuesday, Jan 21 at 2:36 PM

The commercial below is from Duracell and stars Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman, who is the first legally deaf offensive player to ever play in the NFL.

After not being drafted in 2012 despite a stellar career at UCLA, Coleman made the Seahawks this season. In his first game with the team, he had 3 catches for 30 yards, and he also caught a touchdown pass against the Saints in the Monday Night Football game on December 2nd.

(Thanks to ThePostGame for sharing.)'

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