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This is a 2021 photo of Mike Clark of the Detroit Lions NFL football team.

Mike Clark

Director of Sports Performance


Mike Clark embarks on his 16th NFL season after joining the Lions as the team's director of sports performance in 2021. His career accolades include being a two-time NFL Strength Coach of the Year (2006, 2010), being inducted into the 2003 USA Weightlifting Hall of Fame as a coach, winning the 1998 Big 12 Conference Strength Coach of the Year, being inducted into the University of Kansas Athletics Hall of Fame in 1996 and being named the College National Strength Coach of the Year in 1993.