Menelik Watson is a big guy with an even bigger heart.
The Oakland Raiders offensive lineman donated his game paycheck to a family with a young girl in need.
NFL.com reports, 4-year-old Ava Urrea was born with born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. She has undergone 14 procedures due to her condition.
Ava visited the The Raiders last week and led the team as captain for the day. She also received autograph footballs and helmets.
But that wasn’t all,
At the end of her visit, Menelik Watson handed over his check for Week 16 to Ava’s father.
After California taxes are taken out, the check will be worth roughly $18,000, according to Pro Football Talk.
Ava was at the game Sunday to watch the Raiders beat the Bills, 26-24.