Washington Football coach Ron Rivera ran his first practice since telling players he had been diagnosed with a treatable form of skin cancer and ended it by yelling at them for not meeting his standard
STEPHEN WHYNO AP Sports Writer
August 22, 2020, 7:33 PM
4 min read
Ron Rivera called his players together to deliver the “tough news” of his cancer diagnosis on Thursday night and by Saturday morning ripped into them for a practice that didn’t meet his standards.
Washington’s coach knows he’ll struggle during treatment for squamous cell carcinoma but doesn’t want his health to be a focus. There’s a plan B in place for defensive coordinator