Former RB Walter Payton of the Chicago Bears.

Former RB Walter Payton of the Chicago Bears.

Walter Payton is pursued by the Rams defense in Chicago, in this Jan. 12, 1986 photo. Payton, whose aggressive, elusive style made him the NFL’s all-time rushing leader and took Chicago to its only Super Bowl victory, died Monday Nov. 1, 1999. He was 45. Ram defender is unidentified. (AP Photo/John Stewart)