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Pro Football Hall of Fame

Discussion in 'Professional Football' started by harrydangler, Feb 4, 2006.

  1. Thump

    Thump Hating the environment since 1994

    You haven't met him you liar! :biggrin:
  2. buckeyegrad

    buckeyegrad Apathetic Prophet of Doom Staff Member

    So Jason wasn't the guy who told that exact same story at the tailgate party before the Illinois game?

    The only thing I lied about was that I did shake that guy's hand.
  3. Thump

    Thump Hating the environment since 1994

    You're right I forgot about that. :smash:
  4. osugrad21

    osugrad21 Capo Regime Staff Member

    CPD
    Green, Carter top early list for Hall



    Wednesday, October 31, 2007
    From wire reports
    Cornerback Darrell Green and receivers Cris Carter and Herman Moore were among 124 modern-era players, coaches, and contributors on the preliminary list of nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2008.
    Other first-year eligibles are running back Eric Metcalf; offensive tackles Tony Boselli, Lomas Brown and Richmond Webb; and linebackers Levon Kirkland and Hardy Nickerson.
    Voters will choose 25 candidates from that group as semifinalists; that list will be announced late in November. From there, the list will be pared to 15 finalists, who will be considered at the selection committee's meetings during Super Bowl week.




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  5. osugrad21

    osugrad21 Capo Regime Staff Member

    Canton

    Pro Football HOF announces 124 nominees for 2008
    Wednesday, October 31, 2007
    REPOSITORY STAFF REPORT

    CANTON Wide receiver Cris Carter and cornerback Darrell Green are first-year eligible candidates among a list of 124 modern-era players, coaches and contributors on preliminary list of nominees for election to the Pro Football Hall of Fame?s Class of 2008.

    Hall of Fame selectors will choose 25 semifinalists, which then will be reduced by a mail ballot to 15 modern-era finalists to be joined by the two senior nominees, Marshall Goldberg and Emmitt Thomas. The Class of 2008 will be selected Feb. 2, the day before Super Bowl XLII.

    Other first-year eligible candidates include offensive tackles Tony Boselli, Lomas Brown and Richmond Webb; linebackers Levon Kirkland and Hardy Nickerson; and wide receiver Herman Moore.

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  6. ScriptOhio

    ScriptOhio Everybody is somebody else's weirdo.

    The 2013 inductees are starting to come together.

    Brett Favre

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    Michael Strahan

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    Jonathan Ogden

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    Career highlights and awards
    and probably Warren Sapp.

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    In my opinion these four should be "first ballot locks".
  7. Jimmy Carter

    Jimmy Carter Admiring my Peace Prize

  8. Bucklion

    Bucklion Throwback Staff Member

    Brett Favre isn't eligible yet, he just retired...it is a 5 year waiting period.
  9. Bucklion

    Bucklion Throwback Staff Member

    And Larry Allen was the best guard of his generation probably...if any OL gets in first ballot, it will likely be him.
  10. Bucklion

    Bucklion Throwback Staff Member

  11. Bucklion

    Bucklion Throwback Staff Member

  12. Bucky32

    Bucky32 Senior

    Carter should already be in. Outside of that, Ogden, Greene, Modell, Sapp, Allen, and Strahan will probably make it.

    OTOH, sad to see Ray Guy and Morten Andersen didn't even make the cut. They deserve to be in.
  13. AKAK

    AKAK Pistol packing, monkey drinking, no money bum. Staff Member Bookie

    You shut your whore mouth! :lol:
  14. Bucklion

    Bucklion Throwback Staff Member

    :pissed: :ban:

    In all seriousness, that many can't make it...only 5 modern era guys per year. I will go with Ogden, Strahan, Haley, Bettis...and either a WR or Allen or that guy you talked about, depending on what Grossi has on the voters...
  15. MililaniBuckeye

    MililaniBuckeye The satanic soulless freight train that is Ohio St Staff Member

    If Carter doesn't get elected they should just quit nomiating him every fucking year only to snub him. Clearly one of the top five WRs of all-time and yet he can't get in...

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