ESPN Analyst and Former Bears and Saints Coach Mike Ditka Suffers Minor Stroke
Mike Ditka, the 73-year-old former coach of the Chicago Bears and New Orleans Saints is resting in a Chicago hospital after suffering a minor stroke on Friday.
Ditka is awake, alert and hopes to be released from the hospital later this weekend. Seth Markman, a producer with ESPN is updating the coach’s condition on Twitter.
Coach Ditka update: Feeling even better this am. Humbled by overwhelming support. Hopes to be released from hospital Sunday to watch NFL
— Seth Markman (@tunasweasel) November 17, 2012