Peyton Manning has 2021 HOF first-year nominees


tight end – Dallas Clarke, Ben Coats, Keith Jackson, Brent Jones, Jeremy Shockey, Wesley Walls

Offensive lineman – Willie Anderson (T), Matt Burke (C), Tony Bosley (T), Lomus Brown (T), Reuben Brown (G), Alan Faneca (G), Kevin Glover (C / G), Jordan Gross (T) , Kent Hull (C), Olin Kreutz (C), Tom Nalan (C), Chris Samuels (T), Jeff Saturday (C), Chris Snee (G), Brian Waters (G), Richmond Webb (T), Eric Williams (T), Steve Visniewski (G)

Defensive lineman – John Abraham (DE LB), Ray Childress (DT / DE), Casey Hampton (DT / NT), La’Roi Glover (DT / NT), Leslie O’Neill (DE), Michael Dean Perry (DT / DE) ), Simeon Rice (DE), * Richard Seymour (DT), Justin Smith (DE), Neil Smith (DE), Greg Townsend (DE / LB / DT / NT), Adrian Wilson (DE), Brian Young (DT)

Linebacker – Cornelius Bennett, Lance Briggs, Teddy Bruchy, London Fletcher, Seth Joyner, Clay Matthews, Willie McGinst (also Day), Joey Porter, Sam Mills, Chris Spielman, Takeo Spikes, Pat Swilling (DE Day), Darryl Tally, Zach Thomas , Patrick willis

Defensive back – Eric Allen (CB), Ronde Barber (CB / S), Leroy Butler (S), Nick Collins (S), Rodney Harrison (S), Merton Hanks (S), James Hastie (DB), Albert Lewis (CB) , John Lynch (S), Tim Macdonald (S), Ellen Rosum (DB), Asante Samuel (DB), Bob Sanders (S), Troy Vincent (CB), Darren Woodson (S)

Punters / Kickers – David Acres (K), Gary Anderson (K), Jason Elm (K), Jeff Fagels (P), Jason Hanson (K), John Casey (K), Sean Landetta (P), Ryan Longwell (K), Nick Lori (K), Reggie Robbie (P), Rohan Stark (P), Matt Turk (P)

Special teams -Josh Cribbs (KR / PR too WR), Mel Gray (PR / KR too WR), Brian Mitchell (KR / PR too RB), Steve Tasker (WR also ST)

The 130 modern-era nominees include: 65 offensive players, 49 defensive players and 16 special teams. The list of 25 semifinalists in November and 15 finalists in January will be reduced. To be revealed during 2021 Pro Football Hall of Fame class Nfl honors Super Bowl LV The night before.