Success Stories - Individual Spotlight
Don Shula lost 32.0 lbs.*
"Nutrisystem helped me win big!"
"My weight was slowing me down."
When I retired from coaching, things changed for me. I no longer was burning calories like I used to. Also, my eating habits changed for the worse. It didn't take long for me to feel my pants getting tighter. The bottom line was I didn't like the way I looked and I didn't like the way I felt. Because of my weight, I could feel the strain on my legs and back. In fact, they felt so sore that I couldn't stand for long periods of time. Having to sit while others stood made me feel older than I was. The weight was slowing me down. It made me tired. I didn't have the energy I once had. I just wasn't the same hard-charging guy I was when I was in pro football. It was frustrating. I knew I had to do something.
"Nutrisystem is a great program for
I saw how well my quarterback Dan Marino did on Nutrisystem, so I tried it. Thanks to Nutrisystem, I lost 32 pounds*. And do I feel great. Right now I am back to the same weight I was when I started out as a defensive back for Cleveland back in the 1950s. Look. I may have had a glamorous job and a great career. But I am like many other typical older Americans. I enjoy eating. And with Nutrisystem I still can-without the uncomfortable weight gain that usually goes along with it. Plus, I'm still a busy guy. My wife and I travel all the time and Nutrisystem meals fit right into our lifestyle perfectly. When we go on a trip, we can just take the meals with us, heat them up in the microwave and we are ready to eat. That's why I say if I can do it, anybody can.
"People tell me I look 10 years younger."
I can honestly tell you that Nutrisystem changed my life. People tell me I look ten years younger. Heck. I feel ten years younger. I'm 80 years old-and I feel great. I feel more alert and alive than I did 32 pounds* ago, and I can do more than I did before. More importantly, I want to do more. I am ready to tackle the world. Listen. Anybody who knows me knows that I hate to lose. But losing never felt so good,
thanks to Nutrisystem.