They marvel…and these are not men who marvel easily. "Everyone is impressed by him," said Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson. "Not just as a player but as a person." "I don't know if I could overcome what he's overcome," said Seahawks …
SEATTLE -- There is a deaf football player about to play in the Super Bowl. He's the best listener on his team. The first deaf player in NFL history was defensive tackle Bonnie Sloan, a 1973 member of the St. Louis Cardinals who thought it …
The Seahawks and Broncos aren’t the only ones headed to the big game. The two adorable hearing impaired girls from New Jersey who penned a heartfelt letter to deaf fullback Derrick Coleman were given a special Super Bowl invitation …
The Seattle Seahawks might already have a slew of fans as they head to the 2014 Super Bowl, but the support of one little girl is particularly special. Riley Kovalcik, a 9-year-old girl from Roxbury, N.J., is a big fan of the Seahawks' Derrick
But guys like Derrick Coleman, Rony Seikaly and Sherman Douglas came through central New York before embarking on fruitful NBA careers. Heck, Hakim Warrick …
RENTON — If you meet Seahawks running back Derrick Coleman and he doesn’t initially look you in the eye, take no offense. Coleman, you see, is essentially deaf, having been able to hear only sounds and tones since age three. …
Luckily for fullback Derrick Coleman of the Seattle Seahawks he got his missing Super Bowl ring back despite leaving …
Syracuse, N.Y. — When he travels those 65 miles north and west from his Detroit home to Flint and then knocks on random doors with cases of bottled water in his arms, Derrick Coleman so often draws a double-take. "It's a shock for …
Almost 10 million YouTube viewers have watched Seattle running back Derrick Coleman's Duracell battery commercial. Two of those viewers hold a special place in his heart. The clip shows the struggles that Coleman, who has been deaf …
The odds of making it to the NFL are long enough. Derrick Coleman had an additional obstacle standing in the way of achieving a lifelong dream. Coleman is essentially deaf. He's been that way since being diagnosed with a genetic and …
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