Nate Solder reveals he was diagnosed with testicular cancer
APR 21, 10:24a ET | NESN.com
Rotowire: Apr 21 / 1:29p ET
News: Solder was diagnosed and treated for testicular cancer in advance of the 2014 season, ESPN.com reports.
Impact: Solder, who was diagnosed in April of 2014, was then treated and recovered in time to play in all 16 games for the Patriots, who won Super Bowl XLIX. Solder has had checkups every three months since his surgery, per the Boston Globe and all of his results on that front have been good. The 27-year-old is slated to reprise his role as the Patriots' starting left tackle in 2015.