One of the biggest spectacles in Canton this weekend – aside from the dozens of Hall of Famers on hand – is the massive memorabilia operation taking place at the McKinley Hotel in downtown Canton.
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The road to the Hall of Fame begins in Cleveland, where Hopkins International Airport is already overrun with autograph hounds.
Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: 2010 NFC Championship Game, Billy Dee Williams, Brian Piccolo, Chicago Bears, Curly Lambeau, Dave Dameshek, Dick Butkus, Don Hutson, Gale Sayers, George Halas, Green Bay Packers, James Caan, Jerry Rice, Jim Belushi, Jim McMahon, Larry the Cable Guy, Mike Ditka, Ray Nitschke, Tom Brady, Vanilla Ice, Vince Evans, Vince Lombardi, Walter Payton
The Bears and Packers have the most longest, and perhaps the most storied rivalry in the NFL. The two teams have played 181 times in the past, and will be fighting it out for a chance to play for the NFL’s ultimate honor for the first time since 1941.
Former LB Dick Butkus has joined the fracas between Bears Hall of Fame RB Gale Sayers and current LB Brian Urlacher. And not surprisingly, Butkus backs his former teammate
Gale Sayers may be one of the more celebrated players in Chicago Bears history, but that didn’t stop a future Bears legend, Brian Urlacher, for taking exception to comments made by the Hall of Famer earlier this month.
Total Access counted down the Top 10 rookie seasons of all-time and they came to the only conclusion possible — Eric Dickerson of your Los Angeles Rams in 1983 (the second overall selection that year).
Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Barry Sanders, Chris Johnson, Dante Hall, Gale Sayers, Jerome Harrison, Jim Brown, Josh Cribbs, Marcus Allen, Mel Gray, Ollie Matson, Ricky Williams, Travis Williams
Jerome Harrison, Josh Cribbs, Chris Johnson and Ricky Williams reached milestones in Week 15.