Barry Sanders

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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TTYM: Pam Oliver Gets Hit, Nate Robinson Deserves A Smack & Barry Sanders Breaks His Silence?

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here.This week was quite a “hit.” Ryan Dempster beaning A-Rod intentionally was the big news – but he wasn’t the only one who was roughed up. Watch what it looks like when one boxer […]

08/23/2013

Pro Football Hall of Famer Barry Sanders on set during a Pepsi MAX commercial for 'Disappearing Sanders' on July 29, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Pepsi MAX)

Barry Sanders: “The Real Reason I Retired Is —”

Why did Detroit Lions legend Barry Sanders leave the game?

CBS Detroit–08/21/2013

DETROIT, MI - MAY 27: Al the octopus is lowered to the ice prior to Game Six of the Western Conference Semifinals between the Chicago Blackhawks and Detroit Red Wings during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on May 27, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Chicago won the game 4-3 to tie the series 3-3. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Leach’s Lists: Top 5 Loudest Detroit Sports Games

It definitely didn’t end the way that Wings fans wanted it to, but the atmosphere of Game 6 at the Joe against Chicago was one of the best and loudest I have witnessed in years.

97.1 The Ticket–05/28/2013

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These Guys Are “Single Ladies”

As Beyonce said, “You should have put a ring on it”. Well Brian Urlacher announced on Wednesday that he is retiring. […]

97.1 The Ticket–05/23/2013

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Barry Sanders High School Highlights

Everyone that goes on YouTube and looks up Barry Sanders Lions and Oklahoma State highlights.

97.1 The Ticket–05/01/2013

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 On Cover Of Madden 25

Even famed golfer Tiger Woods cast a vote, announcing on Twitter that he cast his ballot for Sanders.

CBS Detroit–04/24/2013

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