The Saskatchewan Roughrider running back tweeted that he was stranded in Saskatoon and needed a lift to Regina.
Mack Nelson replied that he was heading that way and offered to pick him up.
Nelson says he was blown away by the experience.— Mike McKinnon (@mikemckinnon) December 2, 2013
Sheets gave Nelson an autographed jersey to thank him for his good turn.
"As a die-hard Rider fan, he's, you know, one of the most famous people that I could ever try and meet," Nelson said.
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