Demaryius Thomas wants his mom to see him play football for the first time this Sunday in Denver’s playoff game versus the Steelers.Katina Smith was released from federal prison last summer when President Obama commuted her sentence on drug trafficking charges.  It was part of President Obama’s push to reduce the prison population of non-violent offenders.

She’s been living in a halfway house in Georgia and was restricted from traveling until now. Thomas said ''would mean a lot. This would be her first game. I'll be excited. She'll be excited.'' Smith and her mother were arrested when Thomas was 11 years old.