Freddie Kitchens had heart surgery

Updated: June 6, 2013, 9:34 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

Arizona Cardinals quarterbacks coach Freddie Kitchens underwent heart surgery Tuesday night.

The Cardinals confirmed the operation in a statement issued Wednesday in a tweet by Mark Dalton, the team's VP of media relations.

The surgery took approximately nine hours, and the next 24 hours are considered critical to Kitchens' recovery, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

Kitchens, 38, began feeling dizzy and light-headed during Tuesday's practice before ...

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