Next Saturday we get to see 8 more gridiron giants inducted as part of the NFL Hall of Fame 2019 Class. This week we cover a brief overview of 4 of the members being inducted on August 3rd. The episode covers the players in alphabetic order. Here are the first 4 members:
Champ Bailey (modern) - cornerback for Washington Redskins (1999 - 2003) and Denver Broncos (2004 - 2013)
Pat Bowlen (contributor) - Denver Broncos owner from 1984 until his death in 2019
Gil Brandt (contributor) - Dallas Cowboys as Vice President of Player Personnel (1960 - 1988) and NFL analyst (1995 to present)
Tony Gonzalez (modern) - tight end for Kansas City Chiefs (1997 - 2008) and Atlanta Falcons (2009 - 2013)
Last week was the Pro Football Hall of Fame 2018 Recap. In this episode, I also gave a quick overview of how players are voted into the Hall. I recommend checking this episode out before listening to this week's episode.
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