Four linemen in their first year of eligibility, including single-season sacks record holder Michael Strahan, are among 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The hall announced Friday that defensive end Strahan and defensive tackle Warren Sapp made the cut, along with tackle Jonathan Ogden and guard-tackle Larry Allen.
Other finalists are running back Jerome...
Sequels are almost never as good as the first one and a title like “The Dependables 2: Offensive Line” could not possibly be as good as the first article “The Dependables”, but you watch them anyway or in this case read them, because it’s the most dependable offensive linemen in the history of the NFL. [...]
The announcement for the Pro Football Hall of Fame is coming shortly. For now, we now five of the 15 finalists that won’t make the cut this year. Steelers running back Jerome Bettis, pass rusher Kevin Greene, 49ers owner Eddie Debartolo, receiver Tim Brown, and guard Will Shields didn’t make the cut to ten players.…
CANTON, Ohio | Former Chiefs offensive linemen Will Shields and Willie Roaf are among 15 modern-era finalists for enshrinement into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
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Will Shields and Bill Parcells are the two first-time semifinalists among the 26 candidates still alive and awaiting word of their potential enshrinement in the NFL Hall of Fame.
Parcells had been a finalist before in 2001 and 2002, but the Hall is not counting those in its announcement because the rules have since changed, requiring coaches to be retired for five seasons.
On this day in 1992
College Football Hall of Fame coach Tom Osborne and No. 7 Nebraska beat No. 9 Colorado 52-7 in Lincoln, Neb. The Cornhuskers churned out 373 rushing yards and 20 first downs, including a 16-yard fumblerooski rumble by offensive guard Will Shields, a 2011 College Football Hall of Fame inductee. The win was the first for Shields over the rival Buffaloes, paving...