I am third: the inspiration for Brian's song

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Penguin Books, 2001 - Biography & Autobiography - 238 pages
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I Am Third is the memoir of Gale Sayers, one of the best running backs in the history of the NCAA and pro football. It is also the story of his friendship with Brian Piccolo. Known also as a community leader and great friend to all, Sayers's credo is, "The Lord is first, my friends are second, and I am third."

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This is the most ultimate beautiful stories of friendship I have
Ever seen!!! I love this!! Their friendship is an
Inspiration to all of us to thrive for!!
God bless Sayers for writing this and sharing
Such a truly awesome story of an awesome friendship!!

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In the book, I am Third, the main character Gale Sayers is a young man trying to find a way to become a pro football player. As he goes through high school and college he becomes a top running back ... Read full review



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Al Silverman entered the publishing industry in 1972 as CEO of Book of the Month Club, after working for Sport magazine for twelve years. Later, he became president and editor-in-chief of The Viking Press, then a part of Penguin USA. He has written several books since.

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