Stories tagged: Pro Football Hall of Fame
Sun., June 9, 2019, 4:43 p.m.
An event celebrating Starr’s legacy as a star of professional and college football was held Sunday afternoon at Samford University in suburban Birmingham, Alabama.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 10:28 p.m.
Towering tight end Tony Gonzalez is heading to the Hall of Fame, to be joined by three defensive backs who spent parts of their career trying to stop him. Champ …
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 8:36 p.m.
Jim Taylor, the ferocious Hall of Fame fullback who embodied the Green Bay Packers’ unstoppable ground game during the Vince Lombardi era and helped the team win four NFL titles …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 4, 2018, 9:09 p.m.
Terrell Owens came in wearing a suit spotted with the Pro Football Hall of Fame logo and swapped that out for the prized gold jacket. His bust? That remained 600 …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 4, 2018, 9 p.m.
One of the great leaders football has seen, Ray Lewis used his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech to call for more enlightened leadership in our country.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 4, 2018, 11:41 p.m.
The long, long wait for Jerry Kramer has ended. At last, the star guard of the Green Bay Packers has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 5:01 p.m.
Joining the most exclusive club in football truly hit home Friday for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s class of 2018.
Thu., July 12, 2018, 2:56 p.m.
Terrell Owens spurned the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and now Canton is returning the favor.
UPDATED: Tue., July 3, 2018, 4:35 p.m.
Terrell Owens has decided to celebrate his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame at Chattanooga, where he played college football.
UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
Why Jerry Kramer had to wait more than half his life – 45 years – for a distinction that should have been pro forma will remain a mystery, though joining …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 5:34 p.m.
Ray Lewis and Brian Urlacher terrorized opposing offenses from the middle of the field. Randy Moss and Terrell Owens did the same to defenses on the outside. The two hard-hitting …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
In his 11th time as a finalist, Sandpoint High and University of Idaho grad Jerry Kramer was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.
Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 9:38 p.m.
With a powerful speech calling for “Team America” to be a place for inclusion and opportunity, LaDainian Tomlinson was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday night. …
Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 8:02 p.m.
Kenny Easley played seven incredible years as a safety for the Seattle Seahawks from 1981 to 1987 before a contentious ending to his career. On Saturday the five-time Pro Bowler …
Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 5:21 p.m.
On Saturday, Kenny Easley became the fourth player who spent his entire career with the Seahawks to be enshrined into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
The request given to Kenny Easley – to compare his game with current Seattle Seahawks Earl Thomas and Kam Chancellor – was countered with a laugh and a request of …
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
Count one of the newest members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, running back LaDainian Tomlinson, among those who feel wide receiver Terrell Owens should have a bust in …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:49 p.m.
LaDainian Tomlinson, Terrell Davis and Kurt Warner headline the 2017 Pro Football Hall of Fame class, joined by former Seahawks standout Kenny Easley.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 6:47 p.m.
First-year eligibles LaDainian Tomlinson, Hines Ward, Jason Taylor and Brian Dawkins are among 26 semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s class of 2017.
Sat., Aug. 6, 2016, 10:02 p.m.
They came in No. 4 jerseys and wearing cheeseheads. They chanted “Go Pack Go.”
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 6:59 p.m.
Brett Favre seemed a bit surprised by the question.
Sat., Feb. 6, 2016, 8:16 p.m.
Brett Favre and the late Ken Stabler, a pair of kindred-spirit QBs who each won a Super Bowl, were elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.
Sat., Aug. 8, 2015
CANTON, Ohio – Tim Brown kept doing the math as the years ticked by and the phone call from the Pro Football Hall of Fame never came. So did Charles …
Sat., Jan. 31, 2015
Late linebacker Junior Seau headlines a list of 18 finalists up for selection today for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Seau won Defensive Player of the Year for San …
Sun., Aug. 3, 2014
CANTON, Ohio – After delivering an emotionally charged speech that brought both laughter and tears, receiver Andre Reed had one more thing to do to make his Pro Football Hall …
Sun., Aug. 4, 2013
CANTON, Ohio – Forcefully and emotionally, Cris Carter summed up the 50th induction ceremony for the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday night. The seventh and final inductee from …
Sun., Aug. 5, 2012
CANTON, Ohio – Willie Roaf was in an unfamiliar role – the center of attention in front of a large crowd, being singled out for something good. No, make that: …
Mon., Jan. 30, 2012, 10:17 p.m.
For the fourth time, Cortez Kennedy is a finalist for enshrinement in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. This year’s class will be decided Saturday.
Sun., Feb. 6, 2011
DALLAS – Deion Sanders always was Prime Time. Now he’s All Time. Sanders and Marshall Faulk led a class of seven voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on …
Sat., Jan. 31, 2009
TAMPA, Fla. – The art of the sack was never lost on these five guys: Bruce Smith, Derrick Thomas, Claude Humphrey, Richard Dent and John Randle. Among the greatest practitioners …