WorldCat Identities

Sayers, Gale 1943-

Overview
Works: 34 works in 82 publications in 3 languages and 6,828 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  History  Fiction 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: GV939.S23, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gale Sayers
Offensive football by Bob Griese ( Book )
2 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brian's song ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1996 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film is based on a true story of friendship between two professional football players Gale Sayers (Billy Dee Williams) and Brian Piccolo (James Caan) who were roommates while playing for the Chicago Bears. The film recounts the special bond between them and Piccolo's tragic fight against cancer
Across the color line Gale Sayers and Irv Kupcinet discuss slums, schools, and prejudice ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sayers : my life and times by Gale Sayers ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four decades ago, Gale Sayers allowed his remarkable running ability on the football field to speak for him. Today, Sayers has a powerful and poignant message to pass along not only to athletes but to everyone, and it's a message straight from his heart. Sayers, who grew up in modest surroundings in Omaha, Neb., is the son of a car polisher and mechanic. After fielding 75 college scholarship offers, he selected Kansas, where he became an All-American halfback before being selected in the first round of the 1965 draft by the Bears. Later, he became the youngest man ever inducted into the Pro Fo
Brian's song ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Remake of the 1971 drama about the friendship between Chicago Bears football players Brian Piccolo and Gale Sayers
TV commercials the classics IV ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of 126 classic television commercials from the 1950's-1970s. Includes many adds with celebrity endorsements by movie stars, sports figures and animated cartoon characters. Includes three ads by John Wayne for the American Cancer Society; eight adds featuring endorsements by Frankenstein; Rin Tin Tin for dog food; four campaign adds (some animated) for the 1952 and 1956 campaign of Eisenhower; endorsements for gasoline by Tom Seaver and Gale Sayers; endorsements by the Three Stooges, Buster Keaton, the Marx Brothers and a public service announcement "71 things you can do to stop pollution" (with tearful canoeing American Indian)
No time to lose ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Gale Sayers, Chicago Bear's halfback, appears in this film to promote dental hygiene to children. The theme is that you need to be in good health, including good dental health, to perform your best
I am third by Gale Sayers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
I am third by Gale Sayers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The superstar of the Chicago Bears discusses his phenomenal pro career, personal life, and his remarkable comeback from a 1968 knee operation
[Gale Sayers tells Paul Hornung how his father influenced him to stay in school and make something of himself] by Gale Sayers ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Brian Piccolo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Looks at the life, personality and career of Chicago Bears football player Brian Piccolo. Includes commentary by sports broadcasters and writers, Hollywood actors, former athletes, family and acquaintances
Knee and elbow injuries ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (73)
Danish (1)
French (1)
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