Found September 30, 2011 on Inside the Bears:
I have had a chance to process the “published” excerpts from Jeff Pearlman’s book, “Sweetness,” the Johnny-come-lately book written about Walter Payton. Unfortunately, none of it feels good, most feels empty and meaningless as well as “opportunistic.” Perhaps passing judgement before I read the entire book, which I will not, is not the framework with which to remember a man whom I had the good fortune of working very closely with for 16 years as an executive in the Bears organization. I was a friend, who idolized and admired him dearly. These are not the memories I have or ever …
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