Colts Cheerleaders Shave Their Heads For Coach Fighting Cancer

Two Indianapolis Colts cheerleaders agreed to have their heads shaved to benefit leukemia research during the Colts’ win, 20-13, over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.  The fight to cure leukemia has been a major focus for the team since the head coach, Chuck Pagano, was diagnosed with the disease in September.

Crystal B. and Megan M. followed in the footsteps of over two dozen Colts players, who have already shaved their heads in a show of support for the coach. Pagano is undergoing chemotherapy to battle his condition that is in remission.

156945289 Colts Cheerleaders Shave Their Heads For Coach Fighting Cancer

Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images

The cheerleaders got in the game when Blue, the team’s overstuffed blue horse of a mascot, issued a challenge that she’d get her head shaved if one Colts cheerleader could raise $10,000 for leukemia research by November 25th. The cheerleaders raised over $22,000 on time, and sat down for the buzz cuts.

More from Slacker
Comments

One Comment

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 98.7 AMP Radio - More Hit Music Every Hour

MusicTown Will Celebrate Detroit's Music And CultureMusicTown will consist of a new broadcast studio, recording studio and performance space, in addition to national and local artist performances inside the intimate City Theatre adjacent to Hockeytown Café.
Kendrick Lamar to Perform at The Palace this JulyTravis Scott and D.R.A.M. will open.

Listen Live