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Kansas African American Museum honors Barry Sanders

  • Published Saturday, Nov. 20, 2010, at 8:55 p.m.
  • Updated Saturday, Nov. 20, 2010, at 9:39 p.m.

Wichita native Barry Sanders, a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, was named a 2010 Trailblazer on Saturday by the Kansas African American Museum.

Sanders was inducted into the museum's Trailblazer Hall of Fame in a gala at the Hyatt Regency Wichita for his contributions to the Kansas African American experience.

Sanders, who played at Wichita North High School, spent his entire career with the Detroit Lions before retiring in 1999.

— Eagle staff

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