Old School Tuesday: Walter Payton


There was the great Gale Sayers and then there was Walter Payton. Payton nicknamed sweetness was what you put together in speed, skills and just enough size and toughness not to be stopped. There isn’t enough space here to list all of his accomplishments or his impact on the game.Payton was a 9 time pro bowl selection in addition to winning a Super bowl with the Chicago Bears in 1985. His number 34 is retired by the Bears. Highlights doesn’t quite do Walter Payton justice, but we do have them courtesy of youtube.

Published by bklynboy59

Welcome to Smallthoughtsinasportsworld. We keep it fun and we keep interesting and informative. On Tuesdays we go back in time with Old School Tuesdays, on Thursdays we keep it fun by Smallthoughts Trivia Thursday and on Fridays ...it is Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week and Smallthoughts:Rave of the Week and we also post the answer from Smallthoughts:Trivia Thursday. I am a lifelong New York Mets, Knicks and Jets and Giants fan. I root hard for my teams and have rooted for them even when it wasn't and in some cases still isn't easy. I enjoy talking sports, and on here I get to write about it as well. I have my thoughts hence Small thoughts, we will not always agree, but respectfully speak about what we feel. I invite your comments and feedback as well. You can also follow me on twitter @bklynboy59 and facebook Jerry bklynboy Small

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