TALLAHASSEE, Florida (KXAN) — Bobby Bowden, the long-time former head football coach at Florida State, says he tested positive for COVID-19 over the weekend.
Bowden, 90, told the Tallahassee Democrat that he was recently hospitalized for two weeks due to a leg infection. Bowden left a hospital rehab facility on Thursday and tested positive for the virus on Saturday.
The two-time national championship winning coach told the newspaper that he was feeling fine on Monday and wasn’t showing signs of the common COVID-19 symptoms.
Bowden won over 400 games during a 50-year college coaching career mostly with the Florida State football program.