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PONTIAC:  Detroit Lions running back Barry Sanders (2ndL) tries to outrun Minnesota Vikings defenders Corey Fuller (L), Ed McDaniel (2ndR) and Dixon Edwards (R) during the fourth quarter of their 25 October game at the Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan. The Vikings beat the Lions 34-13.  (JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

Nike Designs Shoe For Barry Sanders [PHOTO]

Former Oklahoma State Cowboy and Detroit Lion Barry Sanders is getting a new shoe just for him — even after his playing career is over.

97.1 The Ticket–07/18/2014

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 Appears In ‘I Believe’ World Cup Commercial [VIDEO]

The World Cup is right around the corner and every sports TV channel is prepping for the big event.

97.1 The Ticket–06/10/2014

DETROIT - DECEMBER 23:  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 December 23, 2007 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit wont he game 25-20. (Photo By Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Barry Sanders And Chris Webber Star In Commercial For Not Winning A Ring [VIDEO]

Foot Locker is ready for the NBA playoffs and the chase for the ring.

97.1 The Ticket–04/15/2014

Former NFL player Barry Sanders at the EA SPORTS Madden NFL 13 Pigskin Pro-Am Eve on June 21 2012  in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images for EA Sports)

Was Barry Sanders Texting Or Sleeping?

Was Barry Sanders, the former Detroit Lions great, texting during the ceremony or unceremoniously napping?

97.1 The Ticket–12/16/2013

PONTIAC:  Detroit Lions running back Barry Sanders (2ndL) tries to outrun Minnesota Vikings defenders Corey Fuller (L), Ed McDaniel (2ndR) and Dixon Edwards (R) during the fourth quarter of their 25 October game at the Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan. The Vikings beat the Lions 34-13.  (JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

Lions Fan Beat Up In Philly Opens Up About Incident, Lifelong Fandom

The Lions apparel that evidently incited so much violence from the Philadelphia fans included a jersey of legendary Detroit running back Barry Sanders.

CBS Detroit–12/11/2013

Reggie Bush #21 of the Detroit Lions breaks away from James Anderson #50 of the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on November 10, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Lions defeated the Bears 21-19. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Reggie Bush Says He’s Trying To Emulate Barry Sanders

“Barry Sanders, he did it all,” Bush said. “I think just about every kid who grew up watching him. He’s just a joy to watch. I love watching him. I try to pattern my game after him, try to run like him. He did it all.”

CBS Detroit–11/14/2013

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 29: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions shakes hands with Julius Peppers #90 of the Chicago Bears after the Lions defeated the Bears 40-32 at Ford Field on September 29, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

When Will Megatron Be Considered Better Than Barry?

For some the quick reflex answer is ‘never’ and for others it’s as easy just not quitting on the team.

97.1 The Ticket–11/12/2013

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 Describes Players Getting Back On The Field After Concussion Because They Were ‘Fighting For A Job’

“I played in the ’90s and back then, yeah, we kind of understood what a concussion was, but pretty much everything was left up to the player.”

CBS Detroit–11/07/2013

Reggie Bush #21 of the Detroit Lions celebrates with his teammates after running 77 yards for a third quarter touchdown during the game against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field on September 8, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Mike Valenti: Lions Fans Need To Start Believing, No Excuse For Team Not To Finish 10-6

97.1 The Ticket’s Mike Valenti believes that this season, the time of hardship may soon be coming to a close for Lions fans.

10/25/2013

Running back Barry Sanders #20 of the Detroit Lions in action during the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at the Pontiac Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Steelers 19-16.

Barry Sanders: ‘Adrian Peterson Is Capable Of Breaking All-Time Rushing Yards Record’

Barry Sanders is arguably the greatest running back in NFL history and on Tuesday he joined Doug Gottlieb to talk about his career and about his former team, the Detroit Lions.

97.1 The Ticket–10/02/2013

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