John Fox received a bit of a scare 10 days ago when he felt ill while playing golf in North Carolina, which led to heart valve surgery. The Denver Broncos head coach is now recovering and took time to talk to reporters about that on Tuesday.
It was supposed to be a week off for Chiefs coach Andy Reid, the one time during the grueling 17-week season where there are hardly any practices and no stressful game.
Peyton Manning and the rest of the Denver Broncos will present a game ball to John Fox as soon as the coach rejoins them after recovering from heart surgery.
Peyton Manning threw for 330 yards and four touchdowns, three to Demaryius Thomas, as he efficiently led the Denver Broncos to a 28-20 victory against San Diego.
When Broncos head coach John Fox underwent a heart operation, and Texans head coach Gary Kubiak suffered a mini-stroke, it put an increased the spotlight on the pressures head coaches are under.
Broncos Coach John Fox says he’s eager to return to coaching, but he knows what’s most important after undergoing successful heart surgery this week.
Denver cornerback Chris Harris couldn’t get away from football during the Broncos’ bye, eagerly tuning in to watch the unbeaten Kansas City Chiefs face the Buffalo Bills last weekend.
Denver Broncos coach John Fox underwent heart surgery Monday in North Carolina, team Executive Vice President John Elway said.
The Broncos announced that Coach John Fox underwent surgery today to replace a defective heart valve. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains the typical recovery.
Jack Del Rio will lead the Broncos as interim head coach while John Fox recovers from a medical procedure.