Nelson steps up and helps out

Posted at 5:32 PM, Jan 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-22 18:32:27-05

Thanks to a recent Dove Men+Care commercial staring Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson, we've all gotten a little insight into what the pass catcher was doing with his down time after an ACL tare knocked him out for the season.

It turns out it's adorable and cool. Nelson volunteered to fill in for a teacher at his son's school who was going to miss some time while receiving cancer treatments.

In the piece when comparing his temp job to his every day gig he said "Honestly, sometimes teaching is more difficult."

Nelson seems to have enjoyed the experience, but did say he hoped he didn't slow down their progress any.

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