Denver Broncos Coach Hospitalized After Playing Golf

November 2, 2013

john fox denver broncosJohn Fox, head coach of the NFL’s Denver Broncos, has been hospitalized with what was originally thought to be heart attack symptoms after playing a round of golf, according to reports.

As the Golf Channel reports, Fox was playing golf in his hometown of Charlotte, NC before his round was cut short. Fox began feeling dizzy and lightheaded and was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital.

The Broncos released a statement earlier on Saturday following the incident.

“Denver Broncos Head Coach John Fox was taken to a Charlotte-area hospital after feeling light-headed while playing golf on Saturday,” the Broncos’ statement said. “He is being held at the hospital for testing and further observation. Our medical staff is currently in contact with Coach Fox, his family and the doctors who are treating him.

“Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.”