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Video: Brett Favre on his Hall of Fame honor

Brett Favre spoke Saturday night after being voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on his first ballot.
Gang Green Nation 17 hours ago

2016 NFL Hall of Fame Class: One Former Jet Among Inductees

The Jets are represented in the 2016 Hall of Fame class by one player who had a cup of coffee with the team in 2008. Hall of Fame Class of 2016 Brett Favre, quarterback Marvin Harrison, wide receiver Kevin Greene, defensive end/linebacker Orlando Pace, tackle Tony Dungy, coach Ken Stabler, quarterback Dick Stanfel, guard Eddie DeBartolo Jr., owner Favre is clearly the headliner of the class. He spent the 2008 season in New York after a blockbuster trade with Green Bay brought the legend to the Jets. Favre got off to a great start, leading the Jets to an 8-3 record capped by a win against...
Jets Blog | ESPN New York 22 hours ago

Remembering Brett Favre's one-year detour with Jets on road to Canton

Remembering Brett Favres one-year detour with Jets on road to Canton

Video: How Favre became a Hall of Famer

The Journal Sentinels Bob McGinn joins CineSports Noah Coslov in San Francisco to explain when Brett Favre morphed into a Hall of Fame player and to give a prediction for Super Bowl 50.

Highlights as Favre, Dungy share the stage as part of the Hall of Fame's Class of 2016

Brett Favre and Tony Dungy got to share the stage tonight as reporters interviewed the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2016 in San Francisco, site of Sunday’s Super Bowl 50. After a nod to all the great players who helped get him selected as a coach of the Buccaneers and Colts, Dungy then made a crack about Favre also having an impact on the timing of Dungy’s selection. “I might have gotten here two or three years earlier if not for him,” said Dungy, who faced Favre twice a year as Vikings defensive coordinator before getting the Bucs head coaching job. Here are some other...

Cam Newton easily wins NFL MVP; Eight elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

Newton received 48 of 50 votes, and Kansas City cornerback Marcus Peters, the former Husky, was named Defensive Rookie of the Year. Meanwhile, Brett Favre, Ken Stabler, Kevin Greene, Marvin Harrison and Orlando Pace, coach Tony Dungy, contributor Ed DeBartolo Jr., and senior selection Dick Stanfel were elected to the hall of Fame.
Baltimore Beatdown Feb 6, 2016

2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame class announced

The committee has spoken, and it's inducting one of the strongest classes I've seen in a while. The Hall of Fame Board of Selectors has spoken, and they've decided to induct a full eight-member class into the pinnacle of football in America, the Hall of Fame. The class was revealed to the public on Saturday night's NFL Honors, the league's end-of-season awards show. The only first-year candidate to receive over 80 percent of the committee's vote was Brett Favre, the legendary quarterback who was considered a lock prior to voting. Joining Favre from the modern-era will be receiver Marvin...
Grand Rapids Press Feb 6, 2016
Brett Favre headlines Hall of Fame class that includes Tony Dungy, Dick Stanfel

Brett Favre headlines Hall of Fame class that includes Tony Dungy, Dick Stanfel

Former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre headlines the 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame class announced Saturday evening. He will be enshrined in Canton along with seven others, quarterback Ken Stabler, linebacker Kevin Greene, wide receiver Marvin Harrison offensive...
CSN Washington Feb 6, 2016

Favre, Dungy headline Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2016

The Pro Football Hall of Fame inductees were announced Saturday night. The Class of 2016 is led by quarterback Brett Favre and coach Tony Dungy. There was also one surprising snub.
Chicago Tribune Feb 6, 2016

Brett Favre leads Hall of Fame Class of 2016

Brett Favre, Ken Stabler, Marvin Harrison, Kevin Greene, Orlando Pace and Tony Dungy have been elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The class of 2016 also includes contributor Ed DeBartolo Jr. and senior selection Dick Stanfel. The announcement was made Saturday, a day before the Denver Broncos...
Former Buccaneers coach Tony Dungy elected to Hall of Fame

Former Buccaneers coach Tony Dungy elected to Hall of Fame

Brett Favre, Ken Stabler, Marvin Harrison, Kevin Greene, Orlando Pace and Tony Dungy have been elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Acme Packing Company Feb 6, 2016

NFL Hall of Fame Announcement: Brett Favre voted in as part of Class of 2016

The wait is over for the legendary quarterback, who made it into the Hall of Fame in his first try. It's official: Green Bay Packers legend Brett Favre will go into the NFL Hall of Fame this summer. On Saturday night, the NFL announced its 2016 Hall of Fame induction class. Favre was voted in during his first year of eligibility and will be officially inducted into the Hall in Canton, Ohio over the weekend of August 4-7 this summer. As a result of his induction, the Green Bay Packers are expected to play in this year's Hall of Fame Game, scheduled for August 7th. Favre was a three-time NFL...

Former Saints kicker Morten Andersen falls short of Hall of Fame induction but remains optimistic

Brett Favre, Tony Dungy, Kevin Greene, Marvin Harrison and Orlando Pace headline Classo fo 2016
Niners Nation Feb 6, 2016

Eddie DeBartolo Hall of Fame deliberation longest at 50 minutes, 33 seconds

The longest discussion of the HOF meeting was Eddie DeBartolo Jr. at 50 minutes, 33 seconds. The shortest? Brett Favre at six seconds.— Rick Gosselin (@RickGosselinDMN) February 6, 2016 The Pro Football Hall of Fame has wrapped up deliberation for its class of 2016, and we will find out the names later this evening at the NFL Honors program. Eddie DeBartolo and Terrell Owens are the two most notable San Francisco 49ers up for induction. DeBartolo is up as a contributor, meaning it is a simple yes/no vote, with 80 percent required for induction. TO is among the 15 finalists that will...
Plain Dealer Feb 6, 2016

Brett Favre, Ken Stabler lead Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2016 in cleveland.com reader survey

Readers on cleveland.com selected their choices for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2016.

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