Brian Piccolo

James Caan, who played Brian Piccolo in Brian’s Song, gone at age 82

James Caan, legendary actor in ‘The Godfather,’ dead at 82 James Caan was known to many of us football fans for “Brian’s Song” (1971), in which he played Brian Piccolo, Chicago Bears halfback and former running back at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. from www.myfox8.com: (WGHP) — James Caan, the actor most known James Caan, who played Brian Piccolo in Brian’s Song, gone at age 82

Chicago Bears Hall of Fame Running Back Gayle Sayers has passed away at age 77:Part of the Sayers legacy was his friendship with Brian Piccolo(Wake Forest University)

from the Chicago Tribune, at www.chicagotribune.com/CLICK HERE to read all of this one, and to see some great Gayle Sayers photos… (Credits to Richard Campbell and Fred Mitchell) Gale Sayers, the dazzling Chicago Bears running back and kick returner whose injury-shortened career made him the youngest player ever inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Chicago Bears Hall of Fame Running Back Gayle Sayers has passed away at age 77:Part of the Sayers legacy was his friendship with Brian Piccolo(Wake Forest University)