Derrick Coleman, First Deaf NFL Player, Featured in Inspiring Duracell Ad

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Does the Arian Foster pregnancy scandal have you feel down about sports? Consider the following Duracell ad.

The commercial features Seattle Seahawks running back Derrick Coleman, who is the first legally deaf individual play professional football.

In the following, 60-second spot, we're taken through Coleman's life and the struggles he's faced on and off the field since losing his hearing at the age of three.

Watch the video and prepare to have a new NFL hero:

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