Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2020 Finalists Announced

By Julie Skaff

And then there were 15! The Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2020 Modern-Era Finalists were announced on Thursday, January 2. In the past decade, between 6-8 men have made up a class, which means about half of the men listed below will most likely not receive a Gold Jacket in August.

Stay tuned to see which of the Modern-Era Finalists will ultimately make it to Canton to be enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2020! The final decision will be announced in one month, on February 1, 2020.

Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2020 Finalists 

  • Steve Atwater

    • Safety for Denver Broncos (1989-98) and New York Jets (1999)
  • Tony Boselli

    • Offensive Tackle for Jacksonville Jaguars (1995-2001) and Houston Texans (2002)
  • Isaac Bruce

    • Wide Receiver for Los Angeles/St. Louis Rams (1994-2007) and San Francisco 49ers (2008-09)
  • LeRoy Butler

    • Safety for Green Bay Packers (1990-2001)
  • Alan Faneca

    • Guard for Pittsburgh Steelers (1998-2007), New York Jets (2008-09) and Arizona Cardinals (2010)
  • Torry Holt

    • Wide Receiver for St. Louis Rams (1999-2008) and Jacksonville Jaguars (2009)
  • Steve Hutchinson

    • Guard for Seattle Seahawks (2001-05), Minnesota Vikings (2006-11) and Tennessee Titans (2012)
  • Edgerrin James

    • Running Back for Indianapolis Colts (1999-2005), Arizona Cardinals (2006-08) and Seattle Seahawks (2009)
  • John Lynch

    • Safety for Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1993-2003) and Denver Broncos (2004-07)
  • Sam Mills

    • New Orleans Saints (1986-94) and Carolina Panthers (1995-97)
  • Troy Polamalu

    • Safety for Pittsburgh Steelers (2003-14)
  • Richard Seymour

    • Defensive End for New England Patriots (2001-08) and Oakland Raiders (2009-12)
  • Zach Thomas

    • Linebacker for Miami Dolphins (1996-2007) and Dallas Cowboys (2008)
  • Reggie Wayne

    • Wide Receiver for Indianapolis Colts (2001-14)
  • Bryant Young

    • Defensive Tackle for San Francisco 49ers (1994-2007)


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