Jerome Harrison Brain Tumor Cancels Trade, Saves Life
Jerome Harrison learned that he has a brain tumor in time to save his life.
ESPN‘s Adam Schefter:
As Philadelphia Eagles doctors were giving newly acquired running back Jerome Harrison his physical, they discovered a brain tumor that nullified a trade with the Detroit Lions, according to two league sources.
The trade might have might have actually saved Harrison’s life, the sources said. Without the deal being made, Harrison would not have undergone a physical. The tumor is now being treated, according to sources.
Harrison is not expected to play again this season, but his long-term prognosis both for life and his football career appear to be good, sources said. He is visiting with more doctors Thursday.
Life has an interesting way of unfolding. Sometimes, it’s even good.