Member of the College Football Hall of Fame (1977)
Member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame (1977)
Chicago Bears #40 Retired

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Gale Sayers Items Highlight Super Bowl 50 Auction

Published on July 29, 2015

Pro Football Hall of Famer Gale Sayers has chosen to sell some of his personal…

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Hall of Fame Chicago Bears Dick Butkus, left, and Gale Sayers chat on the sidelines before a game between the Bears and the Pittsburgh Steelers on September 20, 2009 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. Forty years earlier, they played all four quarters in an August exhibition game against their arch-rival Green Bay Packers. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Landed Sayers and Butkus in Same Draft (1965)

Published on January 30, 2015

The Bears landed two of their most iconic players in running back Gale Sayers and…

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Gale Sayers Ties Rookie Record With 6 TD’s in 1965

Published on August 12, 2012

On December 12, 1965 playing on muddy turf at Wrigley Field against the visiting San…

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GALE'S BIO

4,956

NFL Rushing Yards

39

Touchdowns

3,172

Return Yards

8

Return Touchdowns

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