Andy Reid is in stable condition after being hospitalized on Sunday.
Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid is in stable condition after being hospitalized, Sunday, following the team's 30-24 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers. Reid skipped out on his post-game press conference after feeling ill but was reportedly able to speak with his players in the locker room beforehand.
NFL reporter Jason La Canfora revealed that Reid appeared dehydrated.
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"Head Coach Andy Reid felt ill at the conclusion of the game," the Chiefs Twitter page announced, Sunday night. "He was evaluated by our medical staff in the locker room, & as a precaution, was transported to The University of Kansas Health System for further evaluation. Coach is doing well, currently resting & in stable condition."
The team did not provide any further details.
Defensive back Tyrann Mathieu asked fans for their prayers on Twitter after the game: "I’m praying for my Head Coach & I’m hoping you can send up prayers with me!! One of the best men & teachers I’ve been around!!! GOD please show us your mercy!"
The Chiefs are now sitting at 1-2 and in last place in the AFC West, a shockingly disappointing start for a team with serious Super Bowl aspirations.