Celebrate Barry Sanders’ Birthday With His Greatest Career Highlights

Monday is Barry Sanders’ 50th birthday, and that’s a reason for football fans everywhere to celebrate.

Sanders is without question one of the greatest athletes to ever put on a football helmet and play the game. The things he did on the field for the Detroit Lions were nothing short of absolutely sickening. Defenses had no answer for the electric running back as he sliced and diced his way through the league. (RELATED: REMEMBER CALVIN JOHNSON? HIS RELATIONSHIP WITH THE LIONS IS REPORTEDLY STILL PRETTY BAD)

PONTIAC, : Detroit Lions running back Barry Sanders (2ndL) tries to outrun Minnesota Vikings defenders Corey Fuller (L), Ed McDaniel (2ndR) and Dixon Edwards (R) during the fourth quarter of their 25 October game at the Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan. The Vikings beat the Lions 34-13. (Photo credit should read JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

PONTIAC, : Detroit Lions running back Barry Sanders (2ndL) tries to outrun Minnesota Vikings defenders Corey Fuller (L), Ed McDaniel (2ndR) and Dixon Edwards (R) during the fourth quarter of their 25 October game at the Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan. The Vikings beat the Lions 34-13. (Photo credit should read JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

That’s why we’re here right now. We’re here to celebrate his birthday with the greatest highlights of him on the internet. Check out all the awesome videos below.

Happy 50th birthday to an NFL legend. We might never get another running back like Barry Sanders ever again. We should all just consider ourselves blessed that we got to witness him do incredible things on the field.

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