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Clyde Emrich, pioneering NFL strength coach, dies at 90

Nov. 10, 2021 21:51 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Clyde Emrich, an Olympic weightlifter who became the NFL's first strength and conditioning coach when the Chicago Bears hired him 50 years ago, has died. He was 90. The Bears announced his death Wednesday. They did not give a cause. ...