Derrick Coeman deaf NFL player inspires people in Duracell ad
Derrick Coeman deaf NFL player inspires people to overcome adversity in Duracell ad

Derrick Coeman deaf NFL player inspires people to overcome adversity in Duracell ad

If you watch football you may have seen this athlete’s amazing football moves – but his story goes beyond just hurdles and interceptions. Derrick Coleman is sharing his story of victory with the world through a commercial for Duracell. Challenged with the lack of hearing due to deafness – Coleman doesn’t let anything get in his way to victory!

Last week, Ross Jones from Fox Sports told the inspiring story of Derrick Coleman’s victory! Coleman is an offensive football player for the Seattle Seahawks – and is legally deaf! His victory is one that should be celebrated for he is the first NFL player in history that is legally deaf. The ad has gone viral this past week.

If you would like to be inspired, visit the video here:

Credits:

This video was created by Duracell. The campaign is titled #TrustYourPower and is part of the official Duracell company.

This story is being featured in an article on Fox Sports.