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Walter Payton

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"Mike Singletary." Contemporary Black Biography, Volume 4. Detroit: Gale Group, 1993.

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"Walter Payton." Encyclopedia of World Biography Supplement, Volume 20. Detroit, MI: Gale Group, 2000.

"Walter Payton." Newsmakers 2000, Issue 2. Detroit, MI: Gale Group, 2000.

"Walter Payton." St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture. five volumes. Detroit, MI: St. James Press, 2000.


Attner, Paul. "Lessons in Greatness." Sporting News (November 15, 1999): 8.

Pierson, Mark. "American Football: NFL Mourns Loss of Walter 'Sweetness' Payton." Independent (November 3, 1999): 27.

"Walter Payton." Washington Times (November 7, 1999): B2.

"Walter Payton Timeline." USA Today (November 2, 1999).


"Remembering Walter Payton, 1954-1999." SportingNews.com. http://www.sportingnews.com/archives/payton (November 6, 2002).

"Walter Payton: Running Back." Football-Reference.com. http://www.football-reference.com/players/PaytWa00.htm (November 2, 2002).

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