We lost one of the very good guys in the Capital Region and all of sports over the weekend. After battling a rare form of cancer for more than a year, Dave Strader died early Sunday morning at the age of 62.
From the Times Union:
A Boston hospital says a cancer patient has received the first penis transplant in the United States.
Massachusetts General Hospital has confirmed that Thomas Manning of Halifax, Massachusetts, received the transplanted penis in a 15-hour procedure last week...
If you or someone you know has had any dealings with cancer in any way, you owe it to yourself to give this a listen. This was an interview with Julie Hart, the NYS Government Relations Director For the ACS CAN Network. All of the audio can be found below
The Giants made 27 transactions on Saturday to reach the NFL regular-season roster limit of 53 players.
Big Blue significantly reshaped their roster as they have a new punter, a familiar backup quarterback, and four rookie linebackers - including cancer survivor Mark Herzlich.