For those of you who did not get that opportunity, there are plenty of highlight videos you can watch to see exactly what you missed out on.
Here is one of the best videos we have seen which includes Barry's top 50 most ridiculous plays of his career.
Barry Sanders scored over 100 touchdowns in his career
His greatest season came in 1997 when he carried the ball 335 times for 2,053 yards (6.1 yards per carry) and 11 touchdowns.
Back in 2011, Sanders took to Twitter to reveal his two best memories with the Lions.
"The 2 best game memories for me were... the NFC wildcard game in Dallas & the '97 game vs the Jets when I got 2000 yds," Sanders tweeted.
The 2 best game memories for me were... the NFC wildcard game in Dallas & the '97 game vs the Jets when I got 2000 yds
— Barry Sanders (@BarrySanders) July 5, 2011
Nation, when you think of Barry Sanders, do you consider him the greatest running back of all time?