Jerome Harrison has brain tumor

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Posted Oct 20, 2011
Aaron Wilson


The Philadelphia Eagles' medical staff discovered that running back Jerome Harrison has a brain tumor when he underwent a physical following a trade from the Detroit Lions, according to ESPN. The trade was negated due to Harrison's health condition.

Harrison is now receiving treatment for the tumor. Per the report, Harrison won't play again this season. However, he has a good outlook for living as well as being able to resume playing. The Eagles now have Ronnie Brown back on the roster. Harrison will likely go on the non-football illness list at some point. For more coverage of the NFL, go to profootball.scout.com.

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