Sweetness: The Walter Payton Story
First Aired: January 30, 2002
A comprehensive look at the life of the Hall of Fame NFL running back Walter Payton. Family members and ex-teammates recall Payton's tireless work ethic and his difficulties after football. Payton died in 1999 (at age 45) from a rare liver disease. Al Michaels hosts.
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- Premiered: February 16, 1987
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: A popular documentary series profiling an eclectic range of notables, with each episode focusing on one figure. Based on a half-hour syndicated program that ran from 1961-64 and in 1979, the concept was successfully revived as an hourlong show with Peter G… (more)