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Packers' Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr recovering from stroke
Packers' Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr recovering from stroke

Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr is recovering from a mild stroke. Starr's family said Wednesday in a statement released by the Green Bay Packers that the 80-year-old Starr had the stroke last week. Starr "is very functional and making progress every day … and will be released as soon as he regains his full strength," the family said. "Bart's doctors are confident for a full recovery." Starr led the Packers to five NFL titles and two Super Bowl championships. He was Green Bay's head coach from 1975-83. Starr, who lives in the Birmingham, Ala., area, was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility in 1977. ::...

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