(ESPN) ESPN NFL analyst Mike Ditka is in the hospital after suffering a minor stroke on Friday.

Ditka was at a suburban country club in Chicago playing cards Friday when he suffered the stroke.

Ditka told ESPN Saturday morning that he was feeling good and hoped to be released from the hospital in time to watch the games Sunday.

Ditka, 73, will not be on ESPN’s NFL shows this weekend in Bristol, Conn., but expects to return soon.

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