By the Sporting News
It turns out the trade of running backs that never was between the Philadelphia Eagles and Detroit Lions was a blessing in disguise for one of the players involved.
The Eagles failed in trying to reacquire former backup Jerome Harrison because he didn't pass a routine physical, but according to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the fact that Harrison just went through that procedure "might have saved his life."
While Harrison, 28, was getting his physical, Schefter reports, the Eagles' medical staff found that he had a brain tumor.
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