Jaguars Assistant Announces He Has Cancer

George Yarno
Jacksonville Jaguars coach Gus Bradley announced that assistant coach George Yarno has been diagnosed with cancer.

According to the Florida-Times Union, Yarno is expected to stay with the team throughout the process. Assistant line coach Luke Butkus will work with the team when Yarno needs days off.

The team knows Yarno as the “funny guy” and they knew something was wrong when he called the team together and acted seriously. Luckily, the diagnoses seems like it can be easily taken care of.

This is only Yarno’s second season coaching the team. He played for 10 years in the NFL with the Buccaneers, among others.

For more on this story visit: Ryan O’Halloran, Florida Times-Union