This has got to be the last thing you want to hear if you're affiliated with the Indianapolis Colts these days.
The hard work of rebooting the franchise has just begun, with some flashes of real progress. And now comes the word that the man in charge of the reboot has bigger problems to worry about.
The good news: The form of leukemia Pagano reportedly has is "treatable." The bad news: He'll be off fighting the good fight for his health for an indeterminate period of time, a situation that presumably won't be a forward step in the young Colts' progress.
And so, in any number of contexts and for any number of reasons: Get well soon, Coach.