Family: Earle Bruce recovering from minor stroke

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — Former OSU football head coach Earle Bruce is recovering from a minor stroke, according to family.

According to Earle Bruce’s daughter Lynn Bruce, he suffered the stroke a couple weeks ago while at a family reunion in Maryland.

Lynn said her father is doing well physically, but is having some trouble speaking.

Earle Bruce is 84-years old and coached the buckeyes from 1979 until 1987.

Bruce currently works as a Buckeye analyst on 610 WTVN radio. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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