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Former Packer coach Infante dies at 75

The Sports Xchange

Former NFL coach Lindy Infante died at the age of 75 on Thursday after a lengthy illness.

Infante's death was due to a bout of pneumonia, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

The newspaper reported that Infante suffered four broken ribs in a recent fall at his home in Crescent Beach, Fla., and was hospitalized. He died in hospice care.

Infante coached the Green Bay Packers from 1988-91 and was the NFL Coach of the Year when the Packers went 10-6. He later coached the Indianapolis from 1996-67.

Infante's career record as an NFL coach was 36-60.