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Seahawks fan in Charleston get special message from Seattle

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CHARLESTON, S.C. -

Down in Carolina country, one young Seahawks fan is getting picked on by some Panthers. 

"Ade started getting in the car bummed out," explained Ade's mom, Heather Lewis. "His classmates would 'boo' his Seahawks hat.

Heather, who hails from Washington, didn't want her little 12 to feel lonely in enemy territory.

"I told him I'd post his picture on Facebook so he could see he's not alone," explained Heather.

And, very quickly, Ade's picture had thousands of 'likes' and some very sweet comments.

"The comments are personal and supportive," said Heather. "All that heartwarming stuff, that as a mom, you want your kid wrapped in."  

Certain messages, directly from Seattle Seahawks Bobby Wagner and Jordan Hill, certainly stood out."

"If anybody tries to pick on you, don't worry about it, we got your back," Wagner said in a YouTube video.

The Seahawks may be on the road right now, but now at least they know, there's a fan nearby who will make them feel at home.

"There's no other team I'd rather have my kids look at as role models," said Heather.  

And, Ade confirmed, he'll continue to wear his Seahawks hat to school, whether the Seahawks win or lose.

To 'like' Ade's Facebook picture, click here: https://www.facebook.com/heather.lewis.5437?fref=nf 

Watch Bobby Wagner's message to Ade below:

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