Arkansas State head coach Blake Anderson takes leave of absence as wife fights cancer

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Arkansas State head coach Blake Anderson takes leave of absence as wife fights cancer
Arkansas State head coach Blake Anderson takes leave of absence as wife fights cancer

With his wife fighting cancer, Arkansas State head coach Blake Anderson is stepping away from the football part of his life temporarily to be with his family. Arkansas State announced the news Monday evening. Defensive coordinator David Duggan will take over as the interim head coach until Anderson is ready to return to the team. “Coach Anderson has decided to take a leave of absence during this difficult time to be with his wife, Wendy, and his family,” a statement from Arkansas State Vice Chancellor for Intercollegiate Athletics Terry Mohajir said in a released statement. “We will continue to pray for peace for his family and provide assistance any way we can.” Anderson has been dividing his

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