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Raiders player donates his 18k dollar game check to 4 year old girl

Oakland Raiders offensive tackle Menelik Watson donated his Week 16 game check to the family of a 4-year-old girl in need.

Born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, Ava Urrea was able to visit the Raiders last week, thanks to Jay Glazer’s Touchdown Dreams program.

The 4-year-old, who has undergone more than 14 procedures due to her condition, received a signed helmet and autographed footballs from players, and led the team as captain for a day.

Well today, Watson handed her family his game check worth 18k dollars.

This is awesome, You deserved to win Raiders (and Im a Bills fan)!

NFL Draft Diamonds was created to assist the underdogs playing the sport. We call them diamonds in the rough. My name is Damond Talbot, I have worked extremely hard to help hundreds of small school players over the past several years, and will continue my mission. We have several contributors on this site, and if they contribute their name and contact will be in the piece above. You can email me at nfldraftdiamonds@gmail.com

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