There are 108 modern-era nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s class of 2018, with names like Randy Moss, Ray Lewis and Brian Urlacher up for the first time.
From this list, 25 will be named semifinalists in November and will be cut down to 15 finalists that the committee will vote on the Saturday before the Super Bowl, which next year is Feb. 3 in Minneapolis.
Also on the list are finalists from 2017 who didn’t make it: Isaac Bruce, Terrell Owens, Tony Boselli, Alan Faneca, Joe Jacoby, Kevin Mawae, Brian Dawkins, Ty Law, John Lynch and former coach Don Coryell.
Other prominent names on the list are Randall Cunningham, Steve McNair, Tiki Barber, Earnest Byner, Roger Craig, Herschel Walker, Jeff Saturday, Richard Seymour, Rhonde Barber and coaches Marty Schottenheimer and Dick Vermeil.
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To be elected, a finalist has to get 80% of the vote.
Fans can vote for their favorite by going to NFL fan vote Hall of Fame.
FULL LIST OF NOMINEES
Quarterbacks: Randall Cunningham, Rich Gannon, Donovan McNabb, Steve McNair, Phil Simms
Running backs: Tiki Barber, Earnest Byner, Roger Craig, Corey Dillon, Eddie George, Edgerrin James, Lorenzo Neal, Fred Taylor, Herschel Walker (also KR), Ricky Watters
Wide receivers: Isaac Bruce, Donald Driver, Henry Ellard, Torry Holt, Chad Johnson, Randy Moss, Terrell Owens, Sterling Sharpe, Jimmy Smith, Rod Smith, Steve Smith, John Taylor, Hines Ward
Tight ends: Mark Bavaro, Ben Coates, Ferrell Edmunds, Jay Novacek
Offensive linemen: Willie Anderson (T), Matt Birk (C), Tony Boselli (T), Lomas Brown (T), Ruben Brown (G), Ray Donaldson (C), Alan Faneca (G), Bill Fralic (G/T), Jay Hilgenberg (C), Chris Hinton (G/T), Kent Hull (C), Steve Hutchinson (G), Joe Jacoby (T), Mike Kenn (T), Kevin Mawae (C/G), Tom Nalen (C), Nate Newton (G), Bart Oates (C), Jeff Saturday (C), Richmond Webb (T), Steve Wisniewski (G)
Defensive linemen: La’Roi Glover (DT/NT), Leonard Marshall (DE/DT), Keith Millard (DT/NT/DE), Leslie O’Neal (DE), Michael Dean Perry (DT/DE), Simeon Rice (DE), Richard Seymour (DT), Neil Smith (DE), Greg Townsend (DE/NT/LB), Kyle Vanden Bosch (DE), Bryant Young (DT)