A man whose career was cut too short, Gale Sayers
Gale “Kansas Comet” Sayers has come out today in a press conference saying he is battling dementia. A horrible disease he says that football most certainly played a part in his condition. He was diagnosed with dementia four years ago, but like most older players Gale believes it came years earlier. Gale Sayers to me was one of the best running back/return man ever to play the game. His career was cut way too short because of knee injuries. Having only played in 68 total games in the NFL, Gale was still voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Here are some of his highlights.