Jump to content
GoDuBois.com
Sign in to follow this  
mr.d

Steelers Great Troy Polamalu Leads List For Pro Football Hall Of Fame

Recommended Posts

Steelers great Troy Polamalu leads list of first-time eligible players for Pro Football Hall of Fame

List of nominees for Class of 2020 also includes Hines Ward, Alan Faneca, James Farrior, Casey Hampton, Gary Anderson

Steelers great Troy Polamalu leads list of first-time eligible players for Pro Football Hall of Fame

List of nominees for Class of 2020 also includes Hines Ward, Alan Faneca, James Farrior, Casey Hampton, Gary Anderson

 
 
Video Player is loading.
 
Current Time 0:29
Duration 1:27
Loaded: 65.04%
 
Stream Type LIVE
 
 
1x
 
 

Troy Polamalu, the hard-hitting safety whose game-changing defensive plays thrilled Steelers fans for 12 seasons, is on the list of first-time nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

(SCROLL DOWN TO SEE FULL LIST OF NOMINEES FOR HALL OF FAME.

While Polamalu boasts a worthy resume, he faces tough competition in his first year of eligibility. He's one of 15 defensive backs nominated for the Class of 2020.

Several former Pittsburgh players are nominated this year. Along with Polamalu, the list includes guard Alan Faneca, wide receiver Hines Ward, nose tackle Casey Hampton, linebacker James Farrior and kicker Gary Anderson.

The Class of 2020 will be chosen Feb. 1.

(How many Steelers are in the Hall of Fame? See the full list here)

_________

Below is a full list of 122 nominees for the Class of 2020 who were announced Thursday.

NOTE: Former Steelers appear in bold; last year's finalists are marked with an asterisk.

Quarterbacks

Randall Cunningham, Jake Delhomme, Boomer Esiason, Jeff Garcia, Jeff Hostetler, Dave Krieg, Donovan McNabb

Running Backs

Shaun Alexander, Mike Alstott, Tiki Barber, Earnest Byner, Larry Centers, Corey Dillon, Eddie George, Priest Holmes, *Edgerrin James, Daryl Johnston, Thomas Jones, Maurice Jones-Drew, Eric Metcalf, Lorenzo Neal, Clinton Portis, Fred Taylor, Herschel Walker, Chris Warren, Ricky Watters

Wide Receivers

*Isaac Bruce, Gary Clark, Donald Driver, Henry Ellard, Torry Holt, Chad Johnson, Derrick Mason, Muhsin Muhammad, Jimmy Smith, Rod Smith, Hines Ward, Reggie Wayne

Tight Ends

Dallas Clark, Ben Coates, Keith Jackson, Brent Jones, Jeremy Shockey, Wesley Walls

Offensive Linemen

Willie Anderson, Matt Birk, *Tony Boselli, Lomas Brown, Ray Donaldson, *Alan Faneca, Kevin Gogan, Jordan Gross, Chris Hinton, Kent Hull *Steve Hutchinson, Lincoln Kennedy, Olin Kreutz, Chris Samuels, Jeff Saturday, Brian Waters, Richmond Webb, Erik Williams, Steve Wisniewski

Defensive Linemen

John Abraham, La'Roi Glover, Casey Hampton, Chester McGlockton, Leslie O'Neal, Simeon Rice, *Richard Seymour, Justin Smith, Neil Smith, Greg Townsend, Bryant Young

Linebackers

Carl Banks, Cornelius Bennett, Lance Briggs, Tedy Bruschi, James Farrior, London Fletcher, Seth Joyner, Wilber Marshall, Clay Matthews, Willie McGinest, Sam Mills, Chris Spielman, Takeo Spikes, Darryl Talley, Zach Thomas, Jessie Tuggle, Patrick Willis

Defensive Backs

Eric Allen, *Steve Atwater, Ronde Barber, LeRoy Butler, Nick Collins, Merton Hanks, Rodney Harrison, Albert Lewis, *John Lynch, Terry McDaniel, Tim McDonald, Troy Polamalu, Bob Sanders, Troy Vincent, Darren Woodson

Punters/Kickers

David Akers, Gary Anderson, Jason Elam, Jeff Feagles, Jason Hanson, Sean Landeta, Ryan Longwell, Nick Lowery, Reggie Roby, Rohn Stark, Matt Turk

Special Teams

Johnny Bailey, Josh Cribbs, Mel Gray, Brian Mitchell, Steve Tasker                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   SEE VIDEO   ;     https://www.wtae.com/article/steelers-troy-polamalu-pro-football-hall-of-fame-nominees-class-of-2020/29023572

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  


×
×
  • Create New...