Posts Tagged ‘hall_of_fame’

Gridiron Gabbin with Raiders Hall of Fame WR Fred Biletnikoff

One of the greatest wide outs of all-time, Fred Biletnikoff was the number two pick in the 1965 Draft. After 13 seasons with the Oakland Raiders, Bilentnikoff left the game after putting up Hall of Fame numbers – 589 catches, 8,974 yards and and 76 touchdowns. He was elected to the Hall of Fame in […]

Hall of Fame Career of Cardinals CB Roger Wherli

Provided by the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2007 Cornerback 6-0, 190 (Missouri) 1969-1982 St. Louis Cardinals Cardinals’ first round pick, 1969. . .Earned starting role as rookie. . . Led or tied for lead in interceptions for Cardinals four times. . .Amassed 40 career interceptions, recovered franchise record-tying 19 fumbles. . . […]

NFL Career of Hall of Fame RB Thurman Thomas

NCAA: At a frame and stature now considered small by most teams in the NFL, Thomas was not your typical big, strong back or a speedster in his day running the 40-yard dash. He was not drafted in the 1st round and an injured knee prevented him from being selected high. Thomas did not standout […]