“I get some tests done,” Conner said in the hour long interview. “I got a tumor surrounding my heart, bro. My heart, I got tumors growing all around it, pressing on it…doctor told me I had about a week left. He said you got about a week if you didn’t get this treated. At the rate it was growing.”

Wow, it’s crazy to think that he was so close to having cancer take his life and just a few years later is a starting running back in the NFL.  Some things were just meant to be.

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