Report: Jeremy Shockey released from hospital

One day later, Saints tight end Jeremy Shockey has been released from a New Orleans hospital.

Shockey was rushed by ambulance to the hospital on Thursday after he suffered an apparent stroke at the team’s facility while working out. According to, Shockey informed the club that he intends to rejoin the Saints for voluntary workouts next week at the end of the holiday weekend.

Shockey tweeted last night that he would be fine. Saints coach Sean Payton said that Shockey would remain hospitalized for the night in order for medical personnel to run tests on him. It is not known what caused him to suffer a seizure.

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