Category: Pro Football Hall of Fame

Voters Make Warren Sapp a First-Ballot Hall of Famer

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

I feel bad for the table that was nearest to Warren Sapp. The defensive lineman said he jumped on a table, or perhaps desk, after he found out Saturday that he was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Sapp, who racked up nearly 100 sacks during his career, ...

Hall of Fame Inductee Willie Roaf can’t Help Props Bettors: “I’m Going to Try Not to Break Down”

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

The Pro Football Hall of Fame will add six new inductees this weekend in Canton, and it's no surprise that former Saints and Chiefs offensive tackle Willie Roaf is one of those being enshrined. The six-time All-Pro was arguably the best offensive lineman in football for a solid chunk of ...

Cortez Kennedy Doesn’t Hide His Excitement About Being Selected for 2012 Pro Football Hall of Fame

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Cortez Kennedy spent the past few offseasons waiting for the phone to ring, hoping he'd been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Calls came, but not with the good news. The call didn't come this time around either, but Kennedy did learn on television this past weekend that ...

Bob Hayes Has A Sister..Or Does He..Or Doesn’t He?

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

I'm really not going to try to explain the absolutely bizarre nature of this story surrounding the family of the late Hall of Famer Bob Hayes. This is what we're here for at Sports Radio Interviews. Bringing you not just the interviews surrounding the events of the day in the ...

Randall McDaniel Is A Hall of Famer

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

Former Minnesota Vikings Guard Randall McDaniel was elected to the Professional Football Hall of Fame this weekend. McDaniel was a 12-time Pro Bowler and a 7-time All Pro selection during his 14 year career with Minnesota and Tampa Bay (12 in Minny; 2 in TB).  In addition to those accolades, ...

Hall of Famer Thurman Thomas on the new Buffalo Bills HOF Inductees

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame RB Thurman Thomas, who played in four Super Bowls during the 1990s, joined WGR on Monday to talk about the induction of owner Ralph Wilson and DL Bruce Smith to the Professional Football Hall of Fame. Before talking about their inductions on Saturday, Thomas talked ...

A Tribute To The Late Great Derrick Thomas

Monday, February 2nd, 2009

In the 1990s, there may have been no better pure pass rusher, certainly at the LB position, than Derrick Thomas, who passed away tragically in an automobile accident in early February of 2000. The Alabama Crimson Tide product was forever immortalized this past weekend when he was inducted into the Professional Football ...

John Elway On The Super Bowl And The Broncos

Saturday, January 31st, 2009

Denver Broncos legend John Elway talked to KKFN on Friday about the process of waiting for the phone call about being inducted to the Hall of Fame (his longtime TE Shannon Sharpe is up for induction), the state of the Denver Broncos under the new direction of coach Josh McDaniels, ...