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Halas Intrigue Episode 120: Remembering Bears legend Gale Sayers

Mark Potash reviews what made Gale Sayers such a great player and why he is still part of the fabric of Chicago sports.

Bears Hall of Famer Gale Sayers died Wednesday at age 77.
Bears Hall of Famer Gale Sayers died Wednesday at age 77.
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It’s a tough day for the Bears after losing one of their all-time greats: legendary Hall of Fame running back Gale Sayers died at 77. Mark Potash dives into what made him a tremendous player over such a short career and why he is beloved among Chicagoans to this day.

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