Archive for the ‘Hall of Fame’ Category

19 Hall of Famers Among 2,400 Ex-Players Suing the NFL Over Concussions

USA Today is reporting that some 19 Hall of Famers are  among 2,400 ex-players suing NFL for concussion effects over playing in the past. The number of former NFL players suing the league for concussion-related effects is now in the thousands and growing steadily. That’s become fairly common knowledge in the sports arena in recent […]

Kurt Warner – Hall of Fame QB or Not?

By Andy Green After the Giants Super Bowl win, Kurt Warner said that he did not believe that Eli Manning’s post season success qualified him as a Hall of Famer just yet. His much publicized comments prompted my thoughts of which recently retired quarterbacks are worthy of Hall of Fame consideration. The first quarterback on […]

Arizona Cardinals and New Orleans Saints to Battle in Hall of Fame Game

The NFL says the Cardinals will play the Saints on August 5th to kick off the preseason in the Hall of Fame game. Last season’s Hall of Fame game was canceled because of the NFL lockout. New Orleans will be playing in the game for the fifth time, most recently in a 20-7 loss to […]

Three Great Wide Outs Again Snubbed For the Hall of Fame

Saturday the Hall of Fame voters placed six deserving members into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Problem is, there were a couple of names missing. The voting committee missed the boat on a couple of players, and if I was a wide out in the NFL right now, I would be wondering what I […]

Six News Players Announced For The Pro Football Hall of Fame

The 2012 Hall of Fame class has just been announced, here’s the class of six new Hall of Famers: C Dermontti Dawson DE/LB Chris Doleman DT Cortez Kennedy RB Curtis Martin OT Willie Roaf CB Jack Butler

Pro Football Hall of Fame Announces List Of Finalists For Class Of 2012

The Pro Football Hall of Fame has announced the list of 15 modern-era finalists and two senior nominees (denoted with an *) for induction as part of the Class of 2012. The Hall of Fame Selection Committee will meet in Indianapolis, Indiana on Saturday, February 4, 2012. Class of 2012 Finalists Jerome Bettis, RB – […]

Cowher, Bettis, Dawson All on the List for the Hall of Fame in 2012

There could be a rather large black and gold presence at the Hall of Fame in 2012, as a couple of former Steelers along with former coach Bill Cowher are among the 103 modern-day nominees to the Pro Football Hall of Fame that were announced Wednesday. This is the first season Cowher is eligible for […]

Cowher, Bettis, Dawson All on the List for the Hall of Fame in 2012

There could be a rather large black and gold presence at the Hall of Fame in 2012, as a couple of former Steelers along with former coach Bill Cowher are among the 103 modern-day nominees to the Pro Football Hall of Fame that were announced Wednesday. This is the first season Cowher is eligible for […]