Washington coach Ron Rivera officially cancer free

Stephanie, Ron Rivera after Ron's final treatment at Inova Schar Cancer Institute (Courtesy: Washington Football)
Posted at 5:39 PM, Jan 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-28 18:28:45-05

LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. - Washington Football Team head coach Ron Rivera is officially cancer free, as shared by his daughter on social media.

The good news comes three months after Rivera finished his cancer treatmentin October.

Rivera learned he had squamous cell carcinoma in August, and while the 58 year-old missed some practice time, he was on the sideline for every game.