Nate Burleson given a year’s supply of DiGiorno pizza coupons

Sep 22, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (81) celebrates with free safety Louis Delmas (26) and wide receiver Nate Burleson (13) after their game against the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field. The Lions won 27-20. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

[Picture above: Calvin Johnson and Louis Delmas celebrate how every Friday from now on will be Pizza & Pajamas Friday at Nate's house, while Burleson worries about the amount of clean-up he'll have to do every weekend.]

Detroit Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson was recently given a personal pizza cutter and a year’s supply of frozen-pizza coupons by DiGiorno. As you probably remember, Burleson broke his arm in a car crash last month when he attempted to protect one of his carryout pizzas from sliding onto the floor of his car. The fine folks at DiGiorno, clearly concerned about Burleson’s safety, have now made it so he’ll never have to leave the house again.

Here’s part of the letter that accompanied the gift:

Hello Nate,

 

We hope you are feeling better after your recent car accident and are on the road to recovery! DiGiorno Pizza understands the challenges that come with carryout and delivery so we’re sending you a gift along with a year supply of DiGiorno pizza so you can skip carryout.

If you’re in college and want to save money on your weekly and/or daily pizza binges, I highly recommend* you break one of your arms and hit up the DiGiorno company right now. They seem to be in a giving mood.

*(Please do not actually do this.)

[Source: For the Win]

Topics: Detroit Lions, DiGiorno, Nate Burleson, Pizza

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