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Meet the Captains

Bruno Campos

Bruno Campos

Bruno is a testicular cancer survivor (diagnosed at 23-years old). He was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois and is a single dad to his 7-year old daughter Mila. Bruno is also an actor and model who focuses on living a healthy lifestyle through fitness and wellness. His personal mission in life is to bring awareness about cancer to people, specifically in the Latino community. He believes strongly in the mission of the American Cancer Society to save and celebrate lives as well as lead the fight for a world without cancer. Bruno is an American Cancer Society Real Men Wear Pink champion.

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Paula Tyner

Paula Tyner

Paula Tyner, 54, is a native of Los Angeles, a mother of two adult children, and a proud grandmother of a nine-month-old granddaughter. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2014 and underwent a lumpectomy followed by chemotherapy in December of 2015. Chemotherapy was delayed as Paula's medical team discovered after several tests that she also had kidney cancer. Paula, now a six-year cancer survivor, has participated in Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (ACS) since 2015 and has raised thousands of dollars for the American Cancer Society. She is also a volunteer legislative ambassador with ACS' sister organization, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network. She has met with government representatives in Sacramento to fight for legislation to support other cancer survivors.

Kyle Frazier

Kyle Frazier

In April of 2019, Kyle felt his whole world come to a halt. After returning home from a workout, Kyle and his mom found a large lump on his neck and rushed to the emergency room. Within a matter of hours, Kyle had received the diagnosis of Hodgkin's Lymphoma and immediately had questions for the doctors. "How do I beat it?" "Am I going to be able to play football again?"

The next four months were filled with doctor's visits, biopsies, and surgeries, but Kyle never gave up hope. Propelled by his friends and family, Kyle pushed forward but couldn't stop worrying if this illness would end the football career he loved so much. Just before the diagnosis, he signed with Savannah State's football team on a scholarship. Kyle's coaches and teammates were alongside him the entire way as he worked to eventually beat his cancer four months later!

Today, Kyle remains moved by his teammates' faith in him. This has inspired him to include his fellow Savannah State Tigers in his Wish to virtually meet and workout with the Los Angeles Rams players!

Kyle has loved football for as long as he can remember. The Rams have also been one of his longtime favorites, especially with current defensive tackle and role model, Aaron Donald. Kyle is eager to speak to Rams players about their own experiences and is seeking advice on how to make it to the pros!

Michael Foley

Michael Foley

Michael's story began in the Spring of 2016, when he started losing weight and his appetite. After a doctor visit, he was told he was lactose intolerant. As Michael continued to feel worse, he developed pain in his shoulder which started interfering with his golf swing so…NOW THINGS WERE SERIOUS!

He spoke to a doctor and friend who told him to go to the ER, fearing he might be having a coronary issue. After 8 hours in the ER, they finally gave him a CT Scan. Two hours after that, a physician came in and told Michael that he had massive malignancies in 60% of his liver, lungs, spine and lymphatic system. He basically told Michael to see an Oncologist immediately and that his situation was grave. He was very compassionate but did not beat around the bush. After seeing a wonderful Oncologist at UC Irvine, he was given a liver biopsy and told that he had Advanced Metastatic Melanoma. The tumors were so advanced that they were inoperable and his only hope was to see Dr. Omid Hamid of The Angeles Clinic, an affiliate of the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute at Cedars-Sinai.

First, he had to have his spine radiated due to the tumor being pressed against his spinal cord. Michael's tumors were so active that his blood coagulated, and he experienced a Pulmonary Embolism that almost ended his life. Once Michael started Immunotherapy in January of 2017, they started to see reductions in his tumors and after three years, he was told that his cancer was gone.

Throughout his recovery, Michael was able to attend Rams games and enjoyed their Super Bowl run. The Rams and the NFL often took his mind off his dilemma.

He continues to get scanned and hopefully, with the help of his doctors, the disease will stay away. The Cancer Specialists in the LA / Orange County area are some of the best in world and he's very grateful they were available to help.

Jennielyn Abrot

Jennielyn Abrot

Jennielyn is a breast cancer fighter. Born in the Philippines and now an Angeleno of 26 years, she is a single mom to her 9-year old daughter, Jhennona. Jennielyn initially came to Cedars-Sinai in the Spring of 2019 and has experienced a range of treatments during her cancer journey, all while continuing to be an inspiration to those around her. Her care team at Cedars-Sinai describes her as a sweet soul who is always grateful and humble. Jen is on her way to achieving her dream of creating her own cosmetic line.

Tamara Zoria

Tamara Zoria

This Rams fan wants to remind everyone to get screened early for cancer and don't put it off! In 2005, Tamara lost her leg to bone cancer. Over the next 5 years, Tamara endured lots of chemotherapy and multiple surgeries. Her cancer ended up metastasizing and she lost her entire left lung and a lobe on her right side. If not for the regular screenings, she would not be here today.

Tamara and her family are huge fans of the Rams. She was completely surprised and excited to be selected for this recognition and loves the Rams even more for thinking of her. They are looking forward to attending SoFi Stadium and seeing their Rams in action.

Eric Heberer

Eric Heberer

Eric's love for the Rams started with his Dad, who was a fan for as long as he can remember. Unfortunately, his dad passed away from prostate cancer in December of 2018, right before he could attend his first Rams game.

Lucky for Eric, he found the best thing that has ever happened to him—his wife, Linda. She is the biggest Rams fan he knows!

In 2016, he was diagnosed with Stage 2C melanoma cancer. Most people think it is just a skin cancer, however it's the only skin cancer that can spread internally to your body. Surgery was the first step to remove a mole on his back as well as lymph nodes under each arm. Then came clinical trials, infusions and oral medication. Sometimes he gets tired, physically and mentally but has a lot of family support. The Rams have also been supportive of Eric as well. Last year, he was lucky enough to be on the field for the Crucial Catch game. Eric has made great friends tailgating at each Rams game, who have offered their support to him as well.

Eric and his family look forward to football season and cheering the Rams on each year. Tailgating is now in the back yard. Linda decorates the gazebo as she would for tailgating, and they have family over to watch the games outside. They are looking forward to being in SoFi Stadium next year!

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