Hall of Famer Mike McCormack dies at 83McCormack was a great offensive tackle. McCormack helped take the Browns to N.F.L. Hall of Fame offensive lineman Mike McCormack, who helped build the Browns into champions and bring the Panthers to existence, died this morning at the age of 83. Mike McCormack, who guided the Seahawks through their glory days of the mid-1980s as the team’s president and general manager, died Friday in Palm Desert, Calif. He was 83. McCormack took over as coach on an interim basis two games into the strike-shortened 1982 season after the Seahawks fired their original coach, Jack Patera, leading Seattle to a 4-3 record. coach and executive, died on Friday in Palm Desert, Calif. He was 83. He was inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame in 1974.
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