Vahe Gregorian: Gale's Song: Sayers' legacy in race relationships still resonates today

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — If you’re of a certain age and time, one sports movie still stands out above all others. “Brian’s Song” made its debut on ABC on Nov. 30, 1971, when I was an impressionable fifth grader and among the millions weeping — even as it also offered a profound social statement for its time in the most-watched made-for-TV movie ever made.On the occasion of Gale Sayers’ death on Wednesday at age 77, that’s as much or more of his legacy than being the Kansas Comet.Or the human highlight reel that he became with the Chicago Bears (eluding the Chiefs for the NFL team after they made him…

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