Charles Tillman steps up with a gift for an amazing young fan
Charles Tillman has this one covered.
Merryn, a little girl from Ireland who is battling neuroblastoma, is a huge football fan. Specifically, her favorite player is the Bears defensive back. How come? Simple: She loves that Tillman’s nickname is "Peanut."
Well, Peanut heard about Merryn, and check out what he did:
— Merryn Lacy (@merrynlacy) March 24, 2014
If you know about Tillman — the most recent Walter Payton Man of the Year Award winner — this makes perfect sense.
Enjoy the jersey, Merryn! And keep up the fight!