LaDainian Tomlinson & Kurt Warner Members of 2017 Pro Football Hall of Fame
NFL Network Doubles
Number of Hall of Famers
analysts Terrell Davis, LaDainian Tomlinson, and Kurt Warner were
chosen to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame tonight at NFL Honors
at Wortham Theater Center in Houston, Texas.
as part of the 2017 Hall of Fame class were Kenny Easley, Jason
Taylor, Morten Andersen and Jerry Jones.
selection of Davis, Tomlinson and Warner for the Hall of Fame, NFL Network doubled
its number of Gold Jackets to six total (Marshall Faulk, Deion Sanders
and Michael Irvin) – far surpassing the number of Hall of Famers working
for any other television network.
NFL Network salutes
Tomlinson, Warner and Davis:
eight seasons with the Denver Broncos, amassing 7,607 career rushing yards and
60 rushing touchdowns. A two-time Super Bowl champion with the Broncos, Davis
was named the NFL’s Most Valuable Player in 1998 after rushing for 2,008 yards.
Davis is one of only seven players in NFL history to rush for at least 2,000
yards in a single season
played 11 seasons in the NFL (San Diego Chargers and New York Jets), amassing
13,684 career rushing list – fifth most in NFL history – as well as 145 rushing
touchdowns and 17 receiving touchdowns. A first round pick in 2001 of the San
Diego Chargers, Tomlinson spent nine of his 11 seasons with the team, and was
named the NFL’s Most Valuable Player in 2006 after setting the NFL’s single-season
rushing touchdown record (28).
league MVP, Warner played 12 seasons in the NFL (St. Louis Rams, New York
Giants and Arizona Cardinals), amassing 32,344 career passing yards and 208
passing touchdowns. In 1999, Warner led the Rams to a victory in Super Bowl
XXXIV over the Tennessee Titans and was named the game’s Most Valuable Player.
In his career, Warner played in three Super Bowls and owns the three highest
single-game passing yardage totals in Super Bowl history.