SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. -- He walked to the end of the gym, the end where the stage still sits, turned right, went through an old wooden door, then through a set of double doors and climbed the steps.
Up one floor, everything was normal.
Then just as he reached the second-floor landing, only 30 feet from his weight room destination, Herb Pope collapsed.
That's all Pope remembers. The rest he has heard second-hand, just as he is on this Thursday morning in a conference room outside ...Read full story