Rivera shared the news with her team tonight but says the cancer is in its early stages and is considered “very treatable and curable”.
Rivera, 58, consulted with a number of doctors and specialists and made a treatment plan with the team and an external specialist. For now, it’s business as usual in Washington but a “plan B” is in place.
“I was stunned. But I was angry because I feel like I was healthier. Rivera told ESPN.
Ron Rivera to ESPN on his reaction to the news he had lymph node cancer: “I was stunned. But I was angry because I feel I feel healthier. ”
– Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) 21 août 2020