The Pro Football Hall of Fame now has a Charles Haley “members” profile up. The site usually only profiles Hall of Fame inductees. Is it a good bet that Haley will be announced tomorrow at the Super Bowl? I’ll search for others on the Hall of Fame ballot and post updates!!! UPDATE: Morten Andersen does not have a profile. Here’s the link to Haley’s Hall of Fame profile. Like football history? Check out The Game Before the Money: Voices of the Men Who Built the NFL.
The Pro Football Hall of Fame represents the highest level of personal achievement a player can reach. Fans can submit votes for the 2015 class online here. You can select up to five players, plus the Senior Nominee. Below is whom I voted for, and why. Mick Tingelhoff (Senior Nominee). Mick started at center for the Minnesota Vikings as a rookie in 1962. He played every single game for the Vikings through 1978. 240 consecutive games, plus playoffs and Super Bowls. An epic career. Really one of those guys who should have been in the Hall years ago. You can read Mick’s story in The Game Before the Money: Voices of the Men Who Built the NFL, available from Amazon here. Tim Brown. Brown didn’t lead the NFL in many receiving categories, leading in receptions only one season. Still, he had nine consecutive seasons with at least 1,000 receiving yards. The tenth year of that stretch he had over 900. Also […]