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Patriots Give Touching Tribute To Opponent's Daughter Who Is Battling Cancer

#LeahStrong

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On Sunday night, during the Cincinnati-New England game, the Patriots cheerleaders put on a No. 75 jersey as a tribute to Bengals defensive lineman Devon Still, whose 4-year-old daughter, Leah, is battling cancer.

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Cool moment at @GilletteStadium - @PatsCheer donning Devon Still @Bengals jerseys in honor of his daughter's battle w/ cancer. #LeahStrong

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Cool moment at @GilletteStadium - @PatsCheer donning Devon Still @Bengals jerseys in honor of his daughter's battle w/ cancer. #LeahStrong

10:47 PM - 05 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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In June, Leah was diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer and given a 50-50 chance of survival.

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To help raise money and awareness about pediatric cancer, the Cincinnati Bengals announced that all of the proceeds from the sales of Still's jersey would be donated to the pediatric research efforts of the Cincinnati Children's Hospital.

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This, after Still had been cut from their 53-man roster, and then signed to the practice squad so Leah would be covered under the team's health insurance policy.

Meaning the jerseys were more than just a nice gesture, leaving Still in tears from the heartwarming tribute and meaningful donations.

WOW. this shot of Devon Still after the #Pats did a pediatric cancer tribute during the break.

Cork Gaines@CorkGainesFollow

WOW. this shot of Devon Still after the #Pats did a pediatric cancer tribute during the break.

10:49 PM - 05 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

You have an amazing support system behind you.

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Standing ovation for Devon Still #classact #LeahStrong

Stephen Fama@lilfama23Follow

Standing ovation for Devon Still #classact #LeahStrong

10:47 PM - 05 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Prayers for Leah!! Class act by the Patriots to show her love. She's a beautiful little lady. She will beat that cancer! #LeahStrong

DCoke23 ?@D_Coke23Follow

Prayers for Leah!! Class act by the Patriots to show her love. She's a beautiful little lady. She will beat that cancer! #LeahStrong

10:52 PM - 05 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Unbelievable class from the entire Patriots organization to honor Still's daughter. Had to have a little cry in the kitchen. #LeahStrong

Emily Wright@EmilyCelloFollow

Unbelievable class from the entire Patriots organization to honor Still's daughter. Had to have a little cry in the kitchen. #LeahStrong

10:53 PM - 05 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Seeing the tribute to Leah Still, puts everything into perspective... Suddenly who isn't playing well and such doesn't matter... #LeahStrong

Blackie @BostonsBlackieFollow

Seeing the tribute to Leah Still, puts everything into perspective... Suddenly who isn't playing well and such doesn't matter... #LeahStrong

10:51 PM - 05 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Now trending in the U.S: #LeahStrong

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