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Doctor credits his surgical skills to game: 'Football teaches you how to prepare'

As TODAY’s “Together We Make Football” series continues, Denver surgeon Dr. Ron Hugate tells Matt Lauer and NBC Sports’ Josh Elliott how playing football helped him become a successful surgeon. Two of his patients make a surprise appearance to tell him how he changed their lives.
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As TODAY’s “Together We Make Football” series continues, Denver surgeon Dr. Ron Hugate tells Matt Lauer and NBC Sports’ Josh Elliott how playing football helped him become a successful surgeon. Two of his patients make a surprise appearance to tell him how he changed their lives.