DeSean Jackson Encourages Nadin Khoury In “The View”

February 5th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by GD  

By Gina Gomez
nadinFeb 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Philadelphia Eagles’ wide receiver DeSean Jackson graced ABC’s “The View” on Thursday to support the young guest of the show, Nadin Khoury. The 13 year old boy was severely beaten by his classmates. Nadin Khoury made headlines when the video of how was beaten and bullied by his school-mates emerged on Youtube. On Thursday, the audience saw DeSean Jackson giving the 13 year old school boy a No. 10 jersey.

Not only DeSean Jackson but also his other two teammates, center Jamaal Jackson and guard Todd Herremans were present on the show to support Nadin Khoury. Jamaal Jackson gifted the boy a basket full of gifts and Todd Herremans gifted the boy tickets to Philadelphia Eagles’ game. The video shows how Nadin Khoury was dragged, kicked and then hoisted to a tree by other six classmates. In “The View”, the 13 year old boy said that his classmates were messing with him because he was the smallest of all of them. Moreover, his classmates made fun of him because his mother was an African. His mother Rebecca Wright said that when she saw the video, she just broke down in tears.

DeSean Jackson encouraged Nadin Khoury and said that the boy is “brave” as he had the strength to stand up against the wrong deeds. The Philadelphia Eagles’ players told him that anytime he is in a trouble, they would always be there to help him. Even after the show, DeSean Jackson took to Twitter to share his experience with his fans where he stated that Nadin Khoury is a “real deal” and he is “doing his best”.

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