Posts Tagged ‘Hall of Fame’

Canton Coping with The Loss of the Hall of Fame Game

Workers assembled the metal framework for outdoor tents in the parking lot of the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Friday, getting ready for its big enshrinement weekend—one that won’t include a game for the first time in 45 years. It’s much more than just a lost preseason game for the northern Ohio community with […]

NFL Officially Calls Off the Hall of Fame Game

The NFL canceled its Hall of Fame game between St. Louis and Chicago on Thursday despite owners voting in favor of a tentative deal to end the lockout, pending player approval. The Rams and Bears originally were scheduled to open their training camps this weekend and play in the game to open the preseason schedule […]

2008 Hall of Fame Game Photo Gallery

McNair Tells Ravens Teammates he’s Retiring

It is being reported the Baltimore Ravens quarterback Steve McNair is retiring from the NFL. “Air” McNair as he once was called reporetdly told his fellow mates in a team meeting this mornig. The Ravens have schedlued a 1:00pm news conference for today at the Ravens’ headquarters in Owings Mills, Md. First-year coach John Harbaugh, […]

Carter, Green And Tagliabue Among Hall Of Fame Finalists

  First-year eligible stars Cris Carter and Darrell Green joined former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue on the list of 17 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2008. Tagliabue was on the list last year, but wasn’t elected when the final vote came down in February. Carter, an eight-time Pro Bowler, racked […]

ESPNs Future Candidates for the NFL Hall Of Fame #21-40

As has been posted all of this week (except for Wednesday), ESPN has compiled a list of 50 possible inductees into the NFL Hall Of Fame.  Today we focus on numbers 21 through 40; as in previous posts, you will see the candidate’s name, a brief analysis, and my recommendation.  Buckle up, cause it’s gonna […]

ESPN’s Future Candidates for the NFL Hall Of Fame, #11-20

Yesterday I submitted ESPN’s list of their top 50 candidates for the Pro Football Hall Of Fame (one through ten yesterday).  Today, numbers 11 through 20; just like yesterday, I will provide a brief analysis, followed by my recommendation. Shawne Merriman, LB, San Diego Chargers Merriman reminds me of a young Lawrence Taylor (size and […]

ESPN’s Future Candidates for the NFL Hall Of Fame

Well football fans, the NFL regular season is only 3 days away, when the New Orleans Saints visit the Indianapolis Colts.  There’s also lots of fantasy football leagues going on which should provide for healthy competition and debate.  What has been overlooked in all of this would be who will be enshrined into the NFL […]