Military Dad Surprises Son with Return Home by Posing as Opposing Football Player

Thursday December 19th, 2013


Recent weeks have seen an outbreak of returning military men and women surprising their families at halftime of NFL and NCAA games, but this clip takes it to a new level.

Master Sergeant Joseph Martel returned home from deployment a month ahead of schedule, and decided to reveal his return to his son at his high school football game by dressing as a player for the opposing team. When the refs call the team out for a mid-game sportsmanship conference, the magic starts.

Don't bother fighting the emotions everyone, this video is too powerful.


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