Gale Sayers - Quotes

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I learned that if you want to make it bad enough, no matter how bad it is, you can make it. ---->>>

We must stop the trend of closing schools and building prisons. ---->>>

Athletes as role models and heroes is a hoax, a sick hoax. The men and women who are fighting in Iraq, they are the true heroes. ---->>>

There comes a time when you have to stand up and be counted. ---->>>

I was playing in the league when Ray Guy was playing in the league. He was the best kicker I've ever seen. He could bullet that ball 70 yards. ---->>>

Our young people look up to us. Let us not let them down. Our young people need us. Saving them will make heroes of us all. ---->>>

I don't care to be remembered as the man who scored six touchdowns in a game. I want to be remembered as a winner in life. ---->>>

I had a career that was very short, but it had a lot of thrills. ---->>>

We have about 4 million people who have voted for who they want to see in the Hall of Fame. There are some people they put down that are pretty good players. You have Ray Guy, Jim Plunkett, Lester Hayes and Donnie Shell. ---->>>

What happens also is that a lot of those people and reporters who vote for Hall of Famers, some of the people who were around when Ray Guy was around, are deceased. And some of the reporters don't remember Ray Guy. He should have been in the Hall of Fame 15 years ago. ---->>>

Jay Cutler, he's a fine quarterback, but I think at times he gets a little nicked up. ---->>>

Halas didn't believe in starting rookies. ---->>>

There are some people that probably should be in the Hall of Fame, but they're not for some reason. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 05-30, 1943
Occupation: Athlete

Gale Eugene Sayers (born May 30, 1943), nicknamed the "Kansas Comet", is a former professional American football player who earned acclaim both as a halfback and return specialist in the National Football League (NFL). In a brief but highly productive NFL career, Sayers spent seven seasons with the Chicago Bears from 1965 to 1971, though multiple injuries effectively limited him to five seasons of play (wikipedia)