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Cancer Survivor Herzlich Bypassed

Boston Herald

After overcoming long odds to beat a rare form of cancer, you can be sure that Boston College linebacker Mark Herzlich won’t remain disappointed for too long over not being selected in the NFL draft.

The snub, most likely due to teams that were scared off by Herzlich’s cancer experience, should only serve to spur the Wayne, Pa., native to overcome a new challenge as an expected free agent prospect.

Last night Herzlich posted on Twitter, “I have been told that I can’t play football before. We all know what happened with that.”

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