On the 20th anniversary of his death, WGN will air the special, Savoring Sweetness: The Life & Times of Walter Payton.

Savoring Sweetness will take an emotional look back at one of the greatest running backs in NFL history, exactly twenty years after his passing.

WGN-TV's premiere of Savoring Sweetness: The Life & Times of Walter Payton happens on Wednesday, September 4 at 7pm CT, according to wgntv.com.

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Walter Payton's son Jarrett chats with Jim McMahon, Dan Hampton, Steve McMichael, Gary Fencik, Barry Sanders and others to put his dad's prowess and passion in perspective.

The premiere airing of Savoring Sweetness: The Life & Times of Walter Payton will also be streamed live at WGNTV.com/Live. Encores will be seen Saturday, September 7 at 10pm on WGN-TV and Sunday, September 8 at 12pm CT on CLTV.

Before WGN's Savoring Sweetness, lose yourself in some 'Sweetness' footage