Lions

Sanders To Cast Prints For Detroit Legends Plaza

View Comments
Barry Sanders #20 former Detroit Lions running back looks on from the tunnel prior to being honored at half time during a game against the Kansas City Chiefs on Dec. 23, 2007 at Ford Field. (credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Barry Sanders #20 former Detroit Lions running back looks on from the tunnel prior to being honored at half time during a game against the Kansas City Chiefs on Dec. 23, 2007 at Ford Field. (credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up
Lions Central
Buy Lions Tickets
Sun Sep.21
Home vs Green Bay Packers
findticketsbtn Sanders To Cast Prints For Detroit Legends Plaza
Sun Sep.28
Away vs New York Jets
findticketsbtn Sanders To Cast Prints For Detroit Legends Plaza
Sun Oct.5
Home vs Buffalo Bills
findticketsbtn Sanders To Cast Prints For Detroit Legends Plaza
Sun Oct.12
Away vs Minnesota Vikings
findticketsbtn Sanders To Cast Prints For Detroit Legends Plaza
 

DETROIT (AP) — Hall of Fame running back Barry Sanders is set to cast his handprints and signature in cement for permanent exhibit at the Detroit Historical Society’s Detroit Legends Plaza.

The former Detroit Lions great is scheduled to appear Tuesday at the Detroit Historical Museum for the casting event.

The planned Legends Plaza is an outdoor tribute to iconic Detroiters. It’ll sit adjacent to the museum when it’s unveiled this fall.

Sanders’ impressions will join those of Mayor Dave Bing, rocker Alice Cooper, Motown star Martha Reeves, author Elmore Leonard, Hall of Fame Tigers outfielder Al Kaline and other notable Detroiters.

___

Online:

http://detroithistorical.org

(© Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,935 other followers