Originally posted on crazycoltsfan.sportsblog.com  |  Last updated 12/21/12

When Chuck Pagano took the job in Indianapolis he was likely pretty excited. Who wouldn't be, right? A chance to be a head coach for a team in the NFL? It's the culmination of years of hard work, sacrifice, and just a little, blood,sweat, and tears. Not too many get a shot to coach at the highest level in the game, but he was getting his.

Little did he know that he would end up spending the majority of his first season as a head coach in the NFL receiving chemotherapy treatments as he fought cancer. After three rounds of treatments his cancer has been said to be in remission, his health is good, and he has been medically cleared to return to work...

 

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