Pro Football Hall of Famer Bart Starr is recovering from a mild stroke suffered last week, the Starr Family announced today.
The Starr Family said in an update, "Last week Bart Starr suffered a mild ischemic stroke, but is very functional and making progress every day. He is in the care of his physicians and therapists, and will be released as soon as he regains his strength. Bart's doctors are confident for a full recovery. We remain grateful for your love and concern."
"Everyone in the Packers family extends our best wishes to Bart for a quick recovery," said Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy. "On behalf of all our fans, we hope to see Bart and Cherry at Lambeau Field soon."