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  1. Andy Lee salutes Guys HOF election

    Bill Williamson

    The celebration of Ray Guy's election into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday extended beyond Guy and the Oakland Raiders. It's a victory for all punters. "It was a proud day to be a punter," said San Francisco 49ers punter Andy Lee on T...

    Blog | February 04, 2014
  2. Haley's, DeBartolo's HOF bids dashed again

    Bill Williamson

    For the second straight year, two key figures of the San Francisco 49ers' dynasty years did not make it into the Pro Football Hall of Fame after becoming finalists. Former team owner Eddie DeBartolo and former pass-rusher Charles Haley were among ...

    Blog | February 01, 2014
  3. San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame primer

    Bill Williamson

    The San Francisco 49ers will be well represented Saturday during the Pro Football Hall of Fame vote. Defensive end/linebacker Charles Haley and former owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr. are among the 17 finalists. Four to seven new members will be inducted...

    Blog | January 29, 2014
  4. Haley, Eddie D. HOF finalists again

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Eddie DeBartolo is a happy man. Charles Haley is a finalist again for induction to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Yes, DeBartolo is one of the 15 finalists again, but he said last month Haley's candidacy is more important to...

    Blog | January 09, 2014
  5. Three 49ers are HOF semifinalists

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Three key figures from the San Francisco 49ers' Super Bowl era are among the 25 semifinalists up for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2014: former owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr., running back Roger Craig and pass-rushe...

    Blog | November 20, 2013
  6. Eddie D and Haley make another HOF run

    Bill Williamson

    Perhaps the substantial contingent of San Francisco 49ers in the Pro Football Hall of Fame will grow in February. Several former 49ers are among the 126 modern-era nominees to enter the Canton, Ohio, museum next February. Headlining the 49ers' ...

    Blog | September 12, 2013
  7. Ray Guy may finally get HOF call

    Bill Williamson

    We may be on the cusp of football history. A punter may be on his way to election into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. On Wednesday, it was announced that former Oakland punter Ray Guy is one of two senior committee nominees, along with Claude H...

    Blog | August 21, 2013
  8. No AFC West Hall of Fame shockers

    Bill Williamson

    There weren't any AFC West surprises Saturday when the 2013 Pro Football Hall of Fame class was announced. Curley Culp and Warren Sapp were the favorites of the four finalists with AFC West ties, and they ended up in the Hall of Fame class. Former...

    Blog | February 02, 2013
  9. Manning-Peterson highlights big Saturday

    Bill Williamson

    Saturday is an important day in the AFC West. Major 2012 season individual awards will be given and the 2013 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame will be announced. One of the key events will be the announcement of the NFL MVP award. Denver q...

    Blog | February 01, 2013
  10. Curley Culp's HOF wait might soon end

    Bill Williamson

    Curley Culp is the perfect senior committee nominee for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. This is his last chance to gain election into the Canton, Ohio, museum. Really though, it's the first chance of election for the dominant defensive tackle who w...

    Blog | January 30, 2013
  11. AFC West Hall of Fame finalists

    Bill Williamson

    The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced its 17 finalists for enshrinement. The enshrinement vote will be held February 2. Let's take a look at the four candidates among the 17 who spent significant portions of their careers in the AFC West. Here t...

    Blog | January 11, 2013
  12. AFC West HOF semifinalists

    Bill Williamson

    The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced its 27 semifinalists for enshrinement in 2012. The list of 27 will be pared to 17 finalists in January, and the enshrinement vote will be held in February. Let's take a look at the nine candidates among the ...

    Blog | November 30, 2012
  13. Longtime nemeses join forces in Denver

    Bill Williamson

    The two are two sure Pro Football Hall of Fame players on the Denver Broncos' roster. There is a mutual respect forged between the two for three decades, dating back to their days as rivals in the SEC when Peyton Manning was quarterbacking Tenness...

    Blog | August 02, 2012
  14. Is Tomlinson's choice the right one?

    Bill Williamson

    The U-T San Diego has more on LaDainian Tomlinson saying he'd rather go to the Pro Football Hall of Fame than win a Super Bowl ring. It caused a bit of a stir. My thoughts? We always urge athletes to be honest, so when they are, we shouldn't ba...

    Blog | June 27, 2012
  15. Is Rod Smith HOF worthy?

    Bill Williamson

    When he watched his quarterback go into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2004, Rod Smith wondered if his bust would be bronzed next to John Elway's some day. Now that he's entered the Denver Broncos' ring of fame, the rag-to-riches receiver still ...

    Blog | May 18, 2012
  16. Chiefs to honor Will Shields

    Bill Williamson

    Will Shields is going into a hall of fame this year, after all. Four weeks after being a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the Chiefs announced the guard will go into their hall of fame this season. Shields played for the Chiefs from ...

    Blog | March 03, 2012