I can vividly remember watching it, along with half of America, though I was only seven years old at the time. Having grown up a Chicago Bears fan, Brian’s Song held an even greater fascination for me than just the great story. I also enjoyed seeing the portrayals of George Halas, Dick Butkus, Abe Gibron, and all of the old-time Bears I’d been idolizing in books. Forty years ago tonight, it aired for the first time on television. Here is a great article about the history behind its making and the impact the movie has had on American culture.
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Look for the November issue of our popular OnDeck Newsletter Tuesday, November 29th. To make sure you don’t miss this or future issues, sign up to receive either the soccer or baseball version, (or both), here. This month’s issues contain several great articles you’ll love to read.
As we near the beginning of our sixth year, we’d like to take this opportunity to thank all of you who have made these past five so great. To all of our customers, the leagues, clubs, associations and coaches who have enjoyed our products; to our vendors and strategic partners; to everyone who has been a part of our growth and success, we are thankful for you and wish you a wonderful and rich Thanksgiving.