Elementary school teammates rally around bullied boy, 6 - CBS46 News

Elementary school teammates rally around bullied boy, 6

Posted: Updated:

A group of fifth-grade football players in Massachusetts are being lauded for their actions after they found out their 6-year-old water boy was being teased.

Video of a news report on the boys has gone viral and in it the team comes together to confront the bullying of a first-grader named Danny.

Danny, who is known for always wearing a blazer and tie, has a speech impediment as a result of a brain hemorrhage shortly after he was born.

When the team discovered Danny was being picked on for his speech and clothing they suited up for "Danny Appreciation Day."

Watch the touching video below to see why it has gotten more than 2 million views.

Copyright 2013 WGCL-TV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow
CBS Atlanta
Powered by WorldNow
All content © 2000- 2014 WorldNow and WGCL-TV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.