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NFL Hall of Fame - Who Doesn't Belong From This List?

I was looking over this year's list and to me it looks like almost every one of these guys deserves to get in.

In your opinion, which of these guys doesn't deserve that honor and why not?

* Jerome Bettis, RB – 1993-95 Los Angeles/St. Louis Rams, 1996-2005 Pittsburgh Steelers
* Tim Brown, WR/KR – 1988-2003 Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders, 2004 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
* Cris Carter, WR – 1987-89 Philadelphia Eagles, 1990-2001 Minnesota Vikings, 2002 Miami Dolphins
* Don Coryell, Coach – 1973-77 St. Louis Cardinals, 1978-1986 San Diego Chargers
* ROGER CRAIG, RB – 1983-1990 San Francisco 49ers, 1991 Los Angeles Raiders, 1992-93 Minnesota Vikings
* Terrell Davis, RB – 1995-2001 Denver Broncos
* Dermontti Dawson, C – 1988-2000 Pittsburgh Steelers
* EDWARD DEBARTOLO, JR., Owner – 1979-1997 San Francisco 49ers
* RICHARD DENT, DE – 1983-1993, 1995 Chicago Bears, 1994 San Francisco 49ers, 1996 Indianapolis Colts, 1997 Philadelphia Eagles
* CHRIS DOLEMAN, DE/LB – 1985-1993, 1999 Minnesota Vikings, 1994-95 Atlanta Falcons, 1996-98 San Francisco 49ers
* Marshall Faulk, RB – 1994-98 Indianapolis Colts, 1999-2005 St. Louis Rams
* KEVIN GREENE, LB/DE – 1985-1992 Los Angeles Rams, 1993-95 Pittsburgh Steelers, 1996, 1998-99 Carolina Panthers, 1997 San Francisco 49ers
* Ray Guy, P – 1973-1986 Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders
* CHARLES HALEY, DE/LB – 1986-1991, 1999 San Francisco 49ers, 1992-96 Dallas Cowboys
* Lester Hayes, CB – 1977-1986 Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders
* Cortez Kennedy, DT – 1990-2000 Seattle Seahawks
* Curtis Martin, RB – 1995-97 New England Patriots, 1998-2005 New York Jets
* Art Modell, Owner – 1961-1995 Cleveland Browns, 1996-2003 Baltimore Ravens
* Andre Reed, WR – 1985-1999 Buffalo Bills, 2000 Washington Redskins
* Willie Roaf, T – 1993-2001 New Orleans Saints, 2002-05 Kansas City Chiefs
* Ed Sabol, Contributor – 1964-1995 NFL Films
* DEION SANDERS, CB/KR/PR – 1989-1993 Atlanta Falcons, 1994 San Francisco 49ers, 1995-99 Dallas Cowboys, 2000 Washington Redskins, 2004-05 Baltimore Ravens
* Shannon Sharpe, TE – 1990-99, 2002-03 Denver Broncos, 2000-01 Baltimore Ravens
* Paul Tagliabue, Commissioner – 1989-2006 National Football League
* Aeneas Williams, CB/S – 1991-2000 Phoenix/Arizona Cardinals, 2001-04 St. Louis Rams
* George Young, Contributor – 1968-1974 Baltimore Colts, 1975-78 Miami Dolphins, 1979-1997 New York Giants, 1998-2001 National Football League

[ Edited by SanFranAddic on Nov 28, 2010 at 16:04:07 ]


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Deion, Faulk, Terrel Davis, Eddie D and Tim Brown need to be in and Charles Haley shouldve been in already but they dont like him.
looks like Chris Carter is going to get the shaft again. I don't understand why that guy isn't in the HOF already. He had hands of GLUE!!!
Kevin Greene is 3rd all-time in sacks. He has to get in at some point.

Personally, I think Cortez Kennedy looks a little strange on this list.

Also, I think Ricky Watters should be on the list too.
Model. I dont like what he did to Cleveland or how he did it. I think that should bar him from the HoF. Don't expect many people to agree with me, by the way.
the ones I kind of question are Bettis, Brown, Faulk, Davis, and Martin. Some of the other guys were before my time or I only caught the tail-end of their careers--like Greene, Doleman, and Kennedy--so its tough to say about them. But as to the ones I listed, they were great players who played on some very good teams and did great things in the league..but are they Hall of Famers? I really don't know. At some point the bar has to be raised. The numbers average players are putting up in this era make it difficult to assess players from different eras, but at some point you have to say that having gaudy numbers alone isn't enough. At some point you have to say that players have to be really special, with iconic moments to go along with the numbers.
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