Originally posted on Backyard Sports Blog  |  Last updated 1/15/13
 ESPN reporter Stuart Scott announces Monday that he is battling cancer for the third time via a separate tweet. LA Times - Scott was first diagnosed with the disease in 2007 when doctors discovered he had cancer of the appendix while performing an appendectomy. He underwent chemotherapy and all was well until 2011, when he revealed that doctors found tumors in his small intestine. After an operation and more chemo, he remained cancer-free until Monday's announcement.  Yesterday however, he announced via twitter that after his chemo sessions he goes and does P90X or trains in MMA.  What a beast.  I hope this guy can beat it for a third time and show cancer who the boss is.  Can't even imagine how hard it is to work out like that with cancer.  I can barely get my ass to the gym on a normal day.  Good luck Stew. Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter and Facebook
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