NFL rookie star Darius Leonard surprises his mother with brand new Mercedes-Benz as she runs circles in excitement
Indianapolis Colts linebacker Darius Leonard has given his mother the surprise of a lifetime.
Video captured the heartwarming moment the NFL rookie surprised his mother Lynette Waters with a brand new Mercedes-Benz.
‘Gotta keep mom dukes happy!’ the 23-year-old wrote on Twitter along with the video showing his mother jump up and down excitedly at the big reveal.
Colts linebacker Darius Leonard surprised his mother with a brand new car
His mother, Lynette Waters, was seen jumping up and down with excitement
The linebacker from South Carolina was drafted in the second round by the Indianapolis Colts last year.
He had an impressive first season in the league and was named All-Pro and even won NFL defensive rookie of the year.
It appears he was paying it forward to his mother who accepted the gift with joy.
Leonard posted the video to Twitter Sunday with the caption, ‘Gotta keep mom dukes happy!!’
The pair embraced before Lynette hopped in her new ride
The linebacker from South Carolina was drafted in the second round out by the Indianapolis Colts last year
In the video, a car honk is heard before it dawns on his mother that the shiny white luxury car now belongs to her.
She is seen immediately running toward it, drops her purse and puts both hands on her head in disbelief.
The mother and son embrace before she goes to her new ride and hops in.
He had an impressive first season and was named All-Pro and even won NFL defensive rookie of the year