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NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Coach Bill Parcells, Warren Sapp, Cris Carter, Jonathan Ogden and Larry Allen have been elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The class of 2013 also includes a pair of senior selections, Curley Culp and Dave Robinson. The announcement was made Saturday in New Orleans, a day before the Super Bowl.
Five players were eliminated in the final vote: Jerome Bettis, Charles Haley, Andre Reed, Michael Strahan and Aeneas Williams.
Earlier Saturday, the selection committee eliminated Tim Brown, Kevin Greene, Will Shields and former owners Edward DeBartolo Jr. and Art Modell.
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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Former Minnesota Vikings receiver Cris Carter has always been outspoken and as he has fallen short of induction to the Pro Football Hall of Fame the past few years, he's shared his opinion on the process.
Few doubt Carter's impact as one of the top wide receivers of his generation. He ranks fourth in NFL history with 1,101 catches and fourth with 130...
Former Vikings receiver Cris Carter was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame Saturday in his sixth year of eligibility.
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two-time Super Bowl-winning New York Giants coach Bill Parcells
dynamic receiver Cris Carter
Dallas Cowboys guard Larry Allen
Baltimore Ravens offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden, he’s also the first Raven in the Hall of Fame. I’m sure the second will be Ray Lewis, first ballot.
The QB Killa himself...
The 2013 Pro Football Hall of Fame class was announced Saturday evening in New Orleans. It consists of a pair of iconic offensive linemen, a two-time Super Bowl champion head coach, plus a pair of former stars (a wide receiver and defensive lineman) who are seen on televisions every Sunday during the NFL season as network broadcasters.
That fivesome -- Larry Allen and Jonathan Ogden...
Coach Bill Parcells, Warren Sapp, Cris Carter, Jonathan Ogden and Larry Allen were elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.
The class of 2013 also included a pair of senior selections, Curley Culp and Dave Robinson. The announcement was made in New Orleans, site of Sunday's Super Bowl.
Five players failed to get in on the final vote: Jerome Bettis, Charles Haley...
The Vikings are having quite a weekend celebrating their past (Cris Carter) and their present (Adrian Peterson), and it will be capped with a former Viking (or two) winning a Super Bowl ring.
The 2013 inductees to the Pro Football Hall of Fame are now official.
The candidates are as follows:
Former NFL head coach Bill Parcells
Former Vikings wide receiver Cris Carter
Former Ravens offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden
Former Cowboys offensive guard Larry Allen
Former Buccaneers/Raiders defensive tackle Warren Sapp
Former Packers/Redskins linebacker Dave Robinson
Packers legend Dave Robinson is joined by Larry Allen, Cris Carter, Curley Culp, Jonathan Ogden, Bill Parcells, Warren Sapp in the Hall of Fame's Class of 2013.