Richard Seymour, Dick Vermeil and Tony Boselli amongst 2022 Pro Football Hall of Fame Inductees as this 12 months’s class are welcomed to the sector forward of much-anticipated Jaguars vs. Raiders
- The 2022 Hall of Fame Class contains six gamers, one coach and one referee
- Richard Seymour, 42, is the youngest inductee within the class
- The Raiders and Jaguars performed in Canton, OH to kick off the preseason
Six gamers, one coach and one referee have been launched into the Pro Hall of Fame Thursday, forward of their official induction this weekend.
The gamers embrace deal with Tony Boselli, extensive receiver Cliff Branch, security LeRoy Butler, linebacker Sam Mills, defensive lineman Richard Seymour and defensive lineman Bryant Young.
Seymour, 42, is the youngest member of the category to be inducted.
Richard Seymour is honored earlier than the NFL Hall of Fame Game Thursday night
Former NFL coach Dick Vermeil is introduced to the gang forward of being enshrined into listing
Jacksonville Jaguars former deal with Tony Boselli can be within the Pro Football Hall of Fame
Branch and Mills handed away in 2019 and 2005, respectively.
Dick Vermeil is the lone coach on this class, after serving as the top coach for the Eagles, Rams and Chiefs all through a protracted profession that additionally included success within the faculty recreation with UCLA.
He gained Super Bowl XXXIV with the Rams.
Vermeil and the six gamers have been joined by Art McNally, 97, who spent 9 years on the sector as an official earlier than changing into the league’s Supervisor of Officials in 1968.
Seymour gained three Super Bowls and made seven Pro Bowls all through his profession
He held that position till 1991, remaining concerned within the recreation till 2015 and changing into often called the ‘Father of Modern Officiating.’
McNally is the primary on-field official to be inducted into the Hall.
The variety of members enshrined within the Hall grows to 362 folks and this 12 months’s eight will formally be enshrined into the Pro Football Hall of Fame Saturday.
The Las Vegas Raiders and Jacksonville Jaguars performed the Hall of Fame Game in Canton, OH on Thursday evening.
The begin of the much-anticipated recreation between the Jaguars and the Raiders was delayed because of extreme climate within the space.
Fans have been instructed to hunt shelter when storms moved by the world forward of the beginning of the NFL preseason opener at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium. The recreation, initially scheduled to begin at roughly 8pm, was delayed by 40 minutes.