Posts Tagged ‘shannon sharpe’

Shannon’s Brother Sterling Among Those Announced as Hall of Fame Presenters

The Pro Football Hall of Fame has announced the list of presenters for the Class of 2011, who will be enshrined in Canton, Ohio on August 6th. Defensive end Richard Dent will be presented by Joe Gilliam, Dent’s coach at Tennessee State. Cornerback Deion Sanders and running back Marshall Faulk have chosen their agents to […]

Sanders, Dent, Faulk Among Seven Selected For Hall Of Fame

Prime Time Was The Best Shutdown CB Of All Time Deion Sanders and Richard Dent led a class of seven voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.  Joining the two superstar defenders were: Shannon Sharpe, Marshall Faulk, Ed Sabol (NFL Films founder), Les Richter and Chris Hanburger. “I’m excited. These guys — […]

The Gab’s Choices for Selection In the 2009 Class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame

In just a matter of days, a number of players will become immortal, as they will take their rightful place as the next members that will be selected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The selection will take place on Saturday, January 31st, just one day before Super Bowl XLIII when the Steelers take […]

Smith, Sharpe Headline Football Hall of Fame Finalists

Defensive end Bruce Smith, tight end Shannon Sharpe and defensive back Rod Woodson headline the list of 17 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2009. The trio, along with defensive tackle John Randle, are each in their first year of eligibility. Nine other modern-era players, including wide receivers Cris Carter and […]

133 on Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Nomination List for Class of 2009

First-Year Eligible Nominees RUNNING BACKS – Larry Centers, Brian Mitchell (also KR/PR) TIGHT ENDS – Shannon Sharpe, Frank Wycheck OFFENSIVE TACKLE – Lincoln Kennedy DEFENSIVE LINEMEN – John Randle (DE/DT), Bruce Smith (DE), Dana Stubblefield (DT) LINEBACKER – Jessie Armstead DEFENSIVE BACKS –Darren Woodson (S), Rod Woodson (CB/S) Additional Nominees QUARTERBACKS – Ken Anderson, Boomer […]