Mike Smith hospitalized after Falcons' win

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Atlanta coach Mike Smith was taken to a Charlotte hospital for an undisclosed medical condition after Sunday’s victory against the Panthers.

The team said late Sunday night that Smith is expected to return to Atlanta on Monday.

“Coach Smith is resting comfortably, his tests re-affirmed his health,’’ the team said in a statement.

Smith, 52, appeared fine when meeting with the media after the game. The Falcons have a short week coming up. The Falcons host the Jaguars on Thursday night.