John Fox to miss several weeks

Updated: November 3, 2013, 1:01 PM ET
By Adam Schefter | ESPN

Denver Broncos coach John Fox needs heart surgery and will miss several weeks, team spokesman Patrick Smyth confirmed Saturday night.

The 58-year-old Fox will undergo aortic valve replacement surgery early this week at a hospital in Charlotte, N.C.

The Broncos did not immediately name an interim head coach. Offensive coordinator Adam Gase and defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio are expected to have added duties, sources said.

Fox had been told earlier about his heart ...

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