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Tyreek Hill continues his impersonation of Gale Sayers

For the second time in as many weeks, Kansas City Chiefs rookie Tyreek Hill has been mentioned alongside Hall of Famer Gale Sayers. Last week, Hill became the first player since Sayers in 1965 to have a rushing touchdown, receiving touchdown and kickoff return for a touchdown in the same game. His three scores helped the Chiefs come from behind and beat the Denver Broncos in overtime...
Via The Sports Daily
December 08, 2016  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name the players who wore the fourteen retired numbers of the Chicago Bears

The Chicago Bears are one of the oldest and most storied franchises in the NFL. Can you name the players who wore the fourteen retired numbers of the Chicago Bears? Clue: Years active
January 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Sayers to drop concussion suit

Hall of Fame running back Gale Sayers said he will drop the concussion lawsuit filed against the NFL on Friday, calling it "a big misunderstanding," the Chicago Tribune reported Saturday. The suit stated that Sayers, who played for the Chicago Bears from 1965-71, suffered headaches and short-term memory loss after retirement. It also alleged that sometimes he was sent back into...
Via FOX Sports
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Sayers claims negligence by league

Hall of Famer Gale Sayers sued the NFL on Friday, claiming negligence in handling his repeated head injuries, according to a published report. The Chicago Tribune reports that Sayers, who played for the Chicago Bears from 1965-71, states in the suit that he suffered headaches and short-term memory loss after retirement. He futher states that sometimes he was sent back into games...
Via FOX Sports
September 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Butkus defends Sayers in war of words with Urlacher

Things are getting interesting in the “Windy City.” After Gale Sayers ripped his former team earlier in the month for their poor play last season, current Bear Brian Urlacher discredited Sayers by pointing out that the running back never won in his career. Now Dick Butkus is getting into the mix. From the Chicago Tribune: On Thursday, Butkus responded from his Southern California...
Via The Scores Report
May 21, 2010  |  Discuss

Gale Sayers rips Jay Cutler, Lovie Smith

When asked for his opinion on the current state of his former team, Gale Sayers recently took the opportunity to bash several key members of the Bears. From the Chicago Tribune: “Cutler hasn’t done the job,” Sayers said. “(Brian) Urlacher, I don’t know how good he’s going to be coming back. He’s 33 years old. They need a couple wide receivers, a couple defensive backs. They haven...
Via The Scores Report
May 05, 2010  |  Discuss

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