Minnesota Vikings Kenechi Udeze diagnosed with leukemia
Posted Aug 25 2008 3:07pm
Minnesota Vikings defensive end Kenechi Udeze has been diagnosed with leukemia and is currently undergoing tests to determine the severity and stage of cancer. According to the Monday evening news reports, Udeze is visiting Fairview Southdale Hospital and Mayo Clinic for tests.
Last season, Udeze played in all 16 games for the Vikings, recording 47 tackles and five sacks. The Minnesota Vikings and fans are extending their thoughts and prayers to Udeze. Kenechi Udeze, pronounced kuh-NEH'-shee you-DEH'-zuh, is 24 years old.