Action / Biography / Drama / Family / Sports
Directed by Buzz Kulik
Cast: James Caan, Billy Dee Williams, Jack Warden, Shelley Fabares, Judy Pace and Bernie Casey
The story of the unique relationship between Gale Sayers, the Chicago Bears' star running back, and his teammate Brian Piccolo. The friendship between the Bears' first interracial roommates ended suddenly when Brian Piccolo lost his life to cancer. Incredibly well received in its time.