MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Ask and you shall receive — or more accurately, ask and you shall receive a wide receiver.
A first grader at Rice Lake Elementary School in Maple Grove, Minn. recently wrote a letter to Minnesota Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson, asking if he would come to her school.READ MORE: Twin Cities Thai Restaurant Hires Robot Server Amid Staffing Shortage
“I watched you play last year. I loved your cleats last year and how you make touchdowns,” Nevaeh wrote to Patterson. “Would you be able to come to our school? I would like you to teach us how to play football at recess and have lunch with us.”READ MORE: 1 Killed, 1 Injured In St. Paul Shooting
The letter was part of a class project.MORE NEWS: Richfield Police Seek Help After Thief Steals Car With Owner's Dog Inside
On Tuesday, Nevaeh and her classmates got a big surprise when Patterson showed up to say hi.