Former Patriot Joe Andruzzi Participating in "Relay For Life"

Ian Logue
June 18, 2009 at 02:50pm ET

Patriots bring back OT LaAdrian Waddle
Buckley: Tom Brady’s too-low rating is not worst part of new ESPN rankings
Patriots notebook: Jason McCourty happy to join winning environment with brother Devin
Matthew Slater returns to Patriots on two-year deal
Patriots tackle Tony Garcia says he is 'cleared to play again'

The Patriots just reported via their Twitter channel that former Patriot Joe Andruzzi will be one of the cancer survivors participating in this weekend's "Relay for Life" at Gillette Stadium.   Andruzzi has managed to win a remarkable battle with Burkitt's Lymphoma, a form of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma that advances with such haste that it can double in size in just 24 hours.

For anyone looking for more on Andruzzi's battle, be sure to read this terrific feature on him from last year at