First Comes The Knock, Then Comes the Pro Football HOF
Forty-eight members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s selection committee spend the afternoon voting on the year’s honorees. Then they dispatch Baker, the Hall’s president and chief executive, to lumber down hotel hallways and offer five firm knocks on the door.
This is how retired football players are notified they rank among the best ever.
Measurement Monday Class of 2018
It has been less than 48 hours since Bobby Beathard, Robert Brazile, Brian Dawkins, Jerry Kramer, Ray Lewis, Randy Moss, Terrell Owens and Brian Urlacher heard a thumping rap of knuckles on their hotel room doors in Minneapolis.
"Selection Saturday" Results In Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2018
Eight-person class elected during annual meeting in Minnesota; To be Enshrined in Canton on Aug. 4